Specialty Drugs

Specialty drugs, in general, are high-cost prescription medications used to treat complex or chronic medical conditions. A medical professional administers the drugs in a medical facility or they are self administered. View the Specialty Drug List.

Beginning in 2016, CVS/specialty is our preferred specialty pharmacy. CVS/specialty is a division of CVS Health, an independent company that provides pharmacy benefit management and specialty pharmacy services on behalf of BlueCross. Members and physicians may contact CVS/specialty at 800-237-2767. CVS/specialty will also review prior authorization requests for specialty drugs. Make requests by calling 800-237-2767 or faxing 866-249-6155.