DCH Extends Prescription Refills to Medicaid Recipients in Storm Affected Areas

January 25, 2017

Due to the state of emergency declared by Governor Deal and the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency (GEMA), following severe weather and tornadoes, Georgia Medicaid has allowed Medicaid recipients in the following counties of Atkinson, Baker, Berrien, Brooks, Calhoun, Clay, Colquitt, Cook, Crisp, Dougherty, Lowndes, Mitchell, Thomas, Turner, Wilcox and Worth to ease restrictions on early refills of their prescriptions.  For more information regarding pharmacy services or to reach a call center to receive an override for early refill edits, please see the attached document below for a listing of contact numbers.