Gap (donut hole) Coverage with Blue MedicareRx Premier (PDP)
For 2015, Blue MedicareRx Premier covers up to $2,960 in total prescription costs. If you reach this level of spending on your prescriptions, then you will fall into the Part D coverage gap.
The Medicare Part D Coverage Gap (aka, "Donut Hole") is the coverage phase where you must pay all of your medication costs. When you reach the donut hole with Blue MedicareRx Premier all depends on your medications. Most people never reach the coverage gap, while others hit it quickly.
The Blue MedicareRx gap coverage with the Blue MedicareRx Premier PDP in Vermont is: Y. If you hit the coverage gap last year and were not able to afford your medications, be sure to check with the Vermont Medicaid office to see if you qualify for additional assistance. The Social Security Extra Help program is another resource for Medicare beneficiaries who are unable to afford their medications.