Five-Tier Benefits Overview

When possible, consider filling your prescription with a generic rather than a brand name drug.

Horizon BCBS is committed to providing members with access to the right care, including safe and effective medications. Members in an RWJBarnabas Health plan have a five-tier prescription drug benefit, which means there are five levels of pricing based on certain criteria, including whether the medication is generic. This tier structure provides you with cost-effective treatment options when possible.

Covered medications fall into one of the following tiers: