PY23 coverage updates for diabetic supplies
October 05, 2022
The coverage updates for the HealthSelectSM Prescription Drug Program (PDP) took effect September 1:
- The PDP now covers the following diabetic strips and supplies.
- Contour® and OneTouch® glucometers are available under the Free Glucose Meter Program. These items must be ordered through the manufacturer. Call OptumRx customer service toll-free at (855) 828-9834; TTY:711 for more information about ordering the glucometers.
- Contour® and OneTouch® test strips, lancets and lancing devices have a $0 copay at network pharmacies.
Note: Consumer Directed HealthSelectSM participants must first meet the deductible.
- Consumer Directed HealthSelect now covers insulin before the participant meets the annual deductible. To get coverage before meeting the deductible, the participant must fill the prescription at an in-network pharmacy. The participant will be responsible for the copay/coinsurance.
Want more information or have questions about the coverage updates? Call OptumRx customer service toll-free at (855) 828-9834 (TTY: 711).