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HPS Focus Newsletter: June 2011

Generic Drug Timeline
Humana Pharmacy Solutions tracks the launch of generic medications. This will help you be prepared to take advantage of the savings they offer.

Allegra and Allegra-D Available Over-the-Counter
Allegra® and Allegra-D® products can now be purchased without a prescription.

Improved RxImpact Design Results in Premium Savings
RxImpact® pays an allowance for all drugs in a specific class. By improving the RxImpact design, employers can save even more on premiums.

New Enhancements to MyHumana Mobile App
MyHumana mobile app and mobile website now lists the prices of prescriptions drugs. Members can find out the cost at specific pharmacies and look for lower-cost alternatives.

HPS Combats the Unnecessary Use of High-cost Drug Coupons
Coupons reduce a member’s out-of-pocket costs for expensive drugs. But they cost the plan more, and could mean higher premiums.