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.