Express Scripts Medicare - Choice, by Express Scripts Medicare, is a 2018 Medicare Part D Plan available in Connecticut. It's rated 4.0 out of five stars ("Above Average"), has a $93.10 monthly premium, and the annual deductible is $350.00. It's a National plan with members.
Below are the PDP plan details. If available, we highly recommend downloading the plan's Summary of Benefits document.
Premiums and Deductibles
Like all PDPs, Express Scripts Medicare - Choice is a cost sharing plan. You pay several costs, including the premiums, a deductible, and copayments at your pharmacy.
The total premium is $1,117.20 ($93.10/month). The annual deductible on this plan is $350.00. This is the amount you must pay towards your prescriptions before the plan kicks in and pays its share. The following table shows the premium breakdown:
Low-Income Subsidy Premiums
This plan does not qualify for the FULL Low Income Subsidy. The following table details subsidised premium amounts:
Express Scripts Medicare - Choice has a $3,750.00 initial coverage limit (ICL). When you hit the ICL you must pay the next $3752.50 in prescription drug costs out of pocket. This gap in coverage is commonly called the Donut Hole. During this period you'll get a minimum 42% discount on ALL formulary generics and a minimum 55% discount on ALL brand drugs will have. This plan offers additional assistance in the Coverage Gap. See the plan's Summary of Benefits for more details.
Pharmacy CopaymentsWith the Express Scripts Medicare - Choice plan you'll make a copayment at the pharmacy when you pick up your prescriptions. The copay amount is based on the formulary tier your prescription falls under, as follows:
|3||28%||Preferred Brand Drugs|
|4||50%||Non-Preferred Brand Drugs|
Compare Express Scripts Medicare - Choice with these PDPs
Express Scripts Medicare - Choice is a Enhanced (Enhanced Alternative) National PDP plan with a $350.00 deductible. We think it compares well with these plans:
Medicare Part D Eligibility
You are eligible to enroll in the Express Scripts Medicare - Choice plan if you are:
- A resident of the state of Connecticut,
- Enrolled in both Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B, and
- You are 65 years old or older (or have Medicare Disability).
Express Scripts Medicare offers this plan in Hartford, Bridgeport, Stamford, Norwalk, New Haven, Milford, Danbury, Bristol, Meriden, West Haven and all other cities and rural areas of Connecticut.
This webpage was last reviewed and updated on 10/16/2017.
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