Prescription Drug Options Recognized Again
The prescription drug options under the Health Options Program are being recognized by the Pharmacy Quality Alliance for maintaining high standards in medication quality measures. These categories are part of the overall CMS star rating. The Program received an overall rating of 4.5 stars out of 5 for 2021. The Program also received a 4.5 star rating in 2020. CMS awards a star rating to prescription drug plans based on performance in categories such as customer service, overall member satisfaction, and patient safety. The Pharmacy Quality Alliance works with CMS on these measures and recognizes plans with an Excellence in Quality Award and the Quality Improvement Award. The Health Options Program is pleased to share this recognition.