May 17, 2019
Pharmacy Changes Effective May 1, 2019

Applicable to: Mercy Care Complete Care, Mercy Care RBHA, Mercy Care Long Term Care and Division of Developmental Disabilities

Effective May 1, 2019, Mercy Care will be making the following changes to prescription drug coverage for our members in accordance with AHCCCS:

Stimulants and Related Agents:
  • Additions: Concerta (brand) tablet
  • Removals: Methylphenidate HCL ER Tablet

Members currently utilizing generic ER tablet formulations are to be transitioned to the brand name Concerta. Methylphenidate ER tablet formulations that are not AB rated generics will still require transition to the brand name Concerta product.

As always, don't hesitate to contact your Mercy Care Provider Relations Representative with any questions or comments. You can find this notice and all other provider notices on our Mercy Care website.

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