Anthem Medicare Part D

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At a glance:

  • $0 premium plans available in some areas
  • Many plans offer prescription drug coverage and vision and dental benefits
  • Over 1 million people are enrolled in an Anthem Medicare Advantage Plan1

If you want Medicare prescription drug coverage, you can either enroll in a Medicare Advantage Plan that covers prescription drugs, or you can enroll in a Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plan (PDP).

Anthem Blue Cross (Anthem) Medicare Part D plans can help lower your prescription drug costs and offer copays as low as $0.

What pharmacies accept Anthem prescription drug coverage?

There are over 68,000 pharmacies nationwide that are part of the Anthem network.2

Depending on how you get your Anthem Medicare prescription drug coverage, you may pay a lower amount by visiting a pharmacy that offers preferred cost sharing.

The benefits of Anthem Medicare Part D coverage

Original Medicare (Part A and Part B) doesn’t cover prescription medications. The out-of-pocket costs of paying for prescription drugs can be high, which can be daunting for the majority of older Americans who need prescription drugs.

Medicare Part D coverage helps you pay for your current prescription drugs, and it also helps you pay for any drugs that you may be prescribed in the future.

All of the prescription drugs that Anthem covers are divided into cost tiers. Generic drugs are typically lower cost and are on a lower tier, while name brand drugs are typically more expensive and on a higher tier. You can learn more about your drug coverage tiers by reviewing your Anthem Medicare plan drug formulary (drug list).

Depending on how you get your Anthem prescription drug coverage, you may have copays as low as $0 for certain medications.

Most Anthem Medicare Advantage Plans cover prescription drugs

Medicare Advantage plans – such as the plans available from Anthem – provide the same benefits as Original Medicare and (often) prescription drug coverage, combined into one convenient plan.

Many Anthem Medicare Advantage plans also offer hearing, vision and dental benefits, which Original Medicare doesn’t cover.

Learn more about your Anthem Medicare prescription drug coverage options by speaking with a licensed insurance agent today. To speak with an agent, call us at 1-855-863-8034 TTY users: 711 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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1 As of Dec. 31, 2018. Anthem. 4Q18 Earnings Release. Retrieved from https://ir.antheminc.com/static-files/d083e26e-31e3-4708-941c-af50e6a632f4.

2 Anthem. Medicare Part D Drug Plans. Retrieved from  www.anthem.com/medicare/medicare-part-d.

3 According to internal data from TZ Insurance Solutions in 2018.

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You must continue to pay your Part B premium.

Not all plans or products are available in all markets. Additional plans may be available in your service area.

Benefits, premiums, copays and plans may vary by county. Medicare Advantage plans may not be available in all counties.

Anthem Blue Cross is a Medicare Advantage plan with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in Anthem Blue Cross depends on contract renewal.

This information is not a complete description of benefits. Contact the plan for more information. Limitations, copayments, and restrictions may apply. Benefits, premiums and/or co-payments/co-insurance may change on January 1 of each year. You must continue to pay your Medicare Part B premium. The provider network may change at any time. You will receive notice when necessary.

Anthem Blue Cross is the trade name of Blue Cross of California. Independent licensee of the Blue Cross Association. ANTHEM is a registered trademark of Anthem Insurance Companies, Inc. The Blue Cross name and symbol are registered marks of the Blue Cross Association. The SilverSneakers® Fitness Program is provided by Healthways, Inc., an independent company. Healthways and SilverSneakers® are registered trademarks of Healthways, Inc. and/or its subsidiaries.

For Dual-Eligible Special Needs Plans: This plan is available to anyone who has both Medical Assistance from the State and Medicare.

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Last Updated: 07/02/2019