Member Policies - Medical Policies - Alabama
DRAFT Self-Administered Drug Policies
Drug policies are based on:
- information in FDA-approved package inserts (and black box warnings, alerts or other information disseminated by the FDA, as applicable);
- research of current medical and pharmacy literature; and/or,
- review of common medical practices in the treatment and diagnosis of disease.
Final and draft policies are published on this site. Draft policies are available for provider comment for 45 days from the posting date on the document. We encourage practicing physicians to provide input.
Note: Coverage is subject to member's specific benefits. Group-specific policies will supersede these policies, when applicable. Always verify member eligibilty and benefits.
Pharmacy Policies Disclaimer
The purpose of Blue Cross and Blue Shield's pharmacy drug policies is to provide a guide to coverage. Pharmacy policies are not intended to dictate to physicians how to practice medicine. Physicians should exercise their medical judgment in providing the care they feel is most appropriate for their patients.