Basic Blue Rx plans for 2020

A Medicare Part D plan that works with your health plan

Original Medicare will help you cover medical costs, but when it comes to your prescription drugs, you may need more coverage. Basic Blue Rx is an affordable Medicare prescription drug plan backed by Blue Cross and Blue Shield that can help you manage your prescription costs.

Basic Blue Rx offers:

  • Coverage for generic, brand name and specialty drugs
  • A nationwide pharmacy network
  • Lower prescription costs at preferred pharmacies
  • Reliable Blue Cross and Blue Shield coverage
  • Coverage that can be paired with Original Medicare and a Medicare Supplement (Medigap) plan
  • Prescription mail order service through CVS Caremark1
2020 Basic Blue Rx plan benefits and premiums for Louisiana
Benefits Standard plan
Monthly plan premium $31
Annual deductible $0 on tier 1 and 2 drugs
$435 on tiers 3, 4 and 5 drugs
Tiers Preferred cost sharing
After you pay the applicable deductible
Standard cost sharing
After you pay the applicable deductible
Tier 1: Preferred generic $0 copay $10 copay
Tier 2: Generic $1 copay $15 copay
Tier 3: Preferred brand $30 copay $47 copay
Tier 4: Non-preferred drugs 30% coinsurance 36% coinsurance
Tier 5: Specialty 25% coinsurance 25% coinsurance

About Basic Blue Rx Standard plan

Basic Blue Rx Standard is a low-premium Medicare Part D plan. Thousands of preferred pharmacies are available to Standard plan members, including Kroger, Harris Teeter, CVS and Walmart. You will usually pay less when you use a preferred pharmacy.

This plan may be a good fit for you if you:

  • Take multiple generic and/or brand-name drugs
  • Need access to pharmacies when you travel across the U.S.

Estimate your annual costs with the Standard plan

1CVS Caremark Part D Services is an independent company providing pharmacy benefit management services.

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