See Covered Drugs
For City of New York employees who have prescription drug coverage:
A list of the most commonly prescribed preferred drugs:
For City of New York employees who have EmblemHealth Medicare PDP coverage:
*This list includes drugs that have quantity limits. Doctors must seek prior approval before a higher quantity will be covered.
**The drugs on this list require step therapy pre-approval. This means that your doctor must have you first try a
different drug to treat your medical condition before we will cover a drug that needs step therapy pre-approval.
For more information about asking for exceptions and appeals for prescription drugs, visit Grievance and Appeal Information on our Medicare website.