IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR HURRICANE IRMA

Important Notice

The Health Plan has established a Disaster and Emergency Declaration policy in accordance with state and federal laws and related regulations.

 

During this period:

  • For any medical emergency please contact 911
  • The Plan will allow Part A/B and supplemental Part C plan benefits to be furnished at specified non-contracted (out of network) facilities
  • Plan will waive requirements for obtaining gatekeeper (PCP) referrals.
  • The Plan will temporarily reduce plan-approved out-of-network cost sharing to in-network cost-sharing amounts;
  • Enrollees will have adequate access to covered Part D drugs dispensed at out-of-network pharmacies when those enrollees cannot reasonably be expected to obtain covered Part D drugs at a network pharmacy, and when such access is not routine;
  • The Plan will lift “refill-too-soon” edits. You can get your refills at your pharmacy with no problem. Talk to your pharmacist. They can help you fill a prescription.
  • Affected enrollee can obtain the maximum extended day supply, if requested and available at the time of refill.
  • When calling the member services phone numbers, you may experience long waits or be directed to voice mail. We are working diligently to address all of your needs and all voice mails will be returned as soon as possible. If experiencing a medical emergency, please contact 911.

         Important Information Regarding Florida Medicaid Benefits

 

TRANSPORTATION:

There may be long waits for members calling for transportation services, including emergency transportation in some areas that may be affected by the hurricane. If you need transportation and it is not an emergency, please call back at a later date. This will ensure we can help people who are in need right away. If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please contact 911.

 

OVER THE COUNTER (OTC) ORDERS:

Due to the hurricane, there may be delays in receiving your orders.

 

Links to Weather Related Websites

National Hurricane Center
National Weather Service (NOAA)
National Weather Service Forecast for Tampa Bay
Storm Prediction Center

 

Florida County Emergency Management Websites

Alachua County Fire Rescue - Emergency Management
Baker County Emergency Management
Bay County Emergency Management
Bradford County Emergency Management
Brevard County Emergency Management
Broward County Emergency Management
Calhoun County Emergency Management
Charlotte County Emergency Management
Citrus County Sheriff's Office - Emergency Management
Clay County Emergency Management
Collier County Emergency Management
Columbia County Emergency Management
DeSoto County Emergency Management
Dixie County Emergency Management
Duval County Fire / Rescue - Emergency Management
Escambia County Division of Emergency Management
Flagler County Emergency Management
Franklin County Emergency Management
Gadsden County Sheriff's Office - Department of Emergency Management
Gilchrist County Emergency Management
Glades County Emergency Management
Gulf County Emergency Management
Hamilton County Sheriff's Office - Emergency Management
Hardee County Emergency Management
Hendry County Emergency Management
Hernando County Sheriff's Office - Emergency Management
Highlands County Emergency Management
Hillsborough County Fire Rescue - Emergency Management
Holmes County Emergency Management
Indian River County Emergency Management
Jackson County Emergency Management
Jefferson County Emergency Management
Lafayette County Emergency Management Department
Lake County Emergency Management
Lee County Emergency Management
Leon County Emergency Management
Levy County Emergency Management
Liberty County Emergency Management
Madison County Emergency Management
Manatee County Emergency Management
Marion County Sheriff's Office - Emergency Management
Martin County Fire / Rescue - Emergency Management
Miami-Dade County Office of Emergency Management
Monroe County Emergency Management
Nassau County Emergency Management
Okaloosa County Emergency Management
keechobee County Emergency Management
Orange County Emergency Management
Osceola County Office of Emergency Management
Palm Beach County Emergency Management
Pasco County Emergency Management
Pinellas County Emergency Management
Polk County Fire Rescue - Emergency Management
Putnam County Emergency Management
Santa Rosa County Emergency Management Division
Sarasota County Emergency Management
Seminole County Public Safety - Emergency Management
Seminole Tribe of Florida Emergency Management Division
St Johns County Emergency Management
St Lucie County Public Safety - Emergency Management
Sumter County Emergency Management
Suwannee County Sheriff's Office - Emergency Management
Taylor County Emergency Management
Union County Sheriff's Office - Emergency Management
Volusia County Emergency Management
Wakulla County Sheriff's Office - Emergency Management
Walton County Emergency Management
Washington County Emergency Management

 

Last Updated: 10/01/2017