Pharmacy Benefits Overview
Every plan includes Part D prescription drug coverage to help with the costs of your
medications. Details regarding what medications are covered can be found in the Drug Formulary and
the Evidence of Coverage. You can access our drug formulary online by
It is important to remember that enrollment in our plan does not affect Medicare coverage for
any drugs that may be covered under Medicare Part A or Part B. If you meet Medicare’s coverage requirements,
your drugs will still be covered under Medicare Part A or Part B even though you are enrolled in Essence.
See the Medicare & You Handbook
for more information about the drugs that are covered by Medicare Part A and Part B.
Important Note: Essence members automatically receive their Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage from Essence.
If you join another Medicare plan, including a Medicare prescription drug plan, you will be disenrolled from our plan when your
enrollment in the new plan begins.