Q4 2019 Updated Drug Therapy Guidelines and Medical Protocols Available Online
Drug Therapy Guidelines Updated
To: All MD/DO
Contracts affected: Commercial only
One hundred eleven drug therapy guidelines were recently added or updated with a committee of local physicians, other prescribers, and pharmacists. Changes to existing Drug Therapy Guidelines will be posted on our website by December 30, 2019, and will be effective January 30, 2020. Guidelines around coverage of newly FDA-approved medications will be posted by January 15, 2020 and may be effective immediately.
Please refer to these new and updated guidelines when discussing treatment options with your BlueCross BlueShield patients.
Medical Protocol Updates Available Online
To: All Providers
We recently reviewed 38 medical protocols.
These will be posted online on or before December 31, 2019 and will have an effective date of February 1, 2020, unless otherwise noted.
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