Changes in Prescription Drug Coverage for Persons Enrolled in Voluntary Medicaid Managed Care Plans

Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services

Illinois Department of Human Services


  • Effective 04/01/13, Voluntary Managed Care Organization (VMCO) plans expanded coverage to include prescription drugs.
  • Persons enrolled in an MCO were notified by their plan provider of this change.
  • Customers with questions regarding their prescription drug coverage may call their managed care provider.
  • For more information about MCOs go to PM 20-24-00.

[signed copy on file]

Michelle R. B. Saddler

Secretary, Department of Human Services

Julie Hamos

Director, Healthcare and Family Services