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Opioid Safety Edits

Effective 1/1/19 (Medicare Only)

At VNSNY CHOICE Health Plans, our member’s safety is our first priority. That’s why we’re notifying you of an important change that may affect your patients beginning on January 1, 2019.

In order to prevent prescription drug abuse and improve the safety of prescription medications, CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services), is requiring all Part D plans follow opioid safety edits. Below is a summary of the safety edits.

Useful Contact Information

Provider Services: 1-866-783-0222
Monday – Friday, 8 am – 5 pm

Request for Prior Authorization from MedImpact:

VNSNY CHOICE Total (HMO D-SNP): 1-888-672-7205