Pharmacy Tools | Providers – Amerigroup

Pharmacy Tools

Medicaid

Please refer to the Preferred Drug List (PDL) when prescribing for our members. This guide does not contain a complete list of drugs; rather, it lists the preferred drugs within the most commonly prescribed therapeutic categories.

Though most medications on the PDL are covered without Prior Authorization (PA), a few agents will require you to contact our Pharmacy Department for authorization. You can reach our Pharmacy department at 1-800-454-3730 Monday-Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. You can also fax your PA request to our Pharmacy department:

  • Georgia: 1-844-490-4736 for Retail Prior Authorization and 1-844-490-4870 for Medical Injectables
  • Maryland: 1-844-490-4871 for Retail Prior Authorization and 1-844-490-4873 for Medical Injectables
  • New Jersey: 1-844-509-9863 for Retail Prior Authorization and 1-844-509-9865 for Medical Injectables
  • Texas: 1-844-474-3341 for Retail Prior Authorization and 1-844-512-8995 for Medical Injectables
  • Washington: 1-844-493-9207 for Retail Prior Authorization and 1-844-493-9209 for Medical Injectables

Medicare

Please refer to the formulary when prescribing for Amerigroup Medicare members. Though most medications on the formulary are covered without Prior Authorization (PA), a few agents will require you to obtain an authorization. For Amerivantage Part B, contact Provider Services department 1-866-805-4589 Option 5, from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. local time, Monday through Friday.