BCBSGA is excited to announce that our drug list can now be accessed through Epocrates® drug reference software using your Palm or PocketPC handheld device. Once you have downloaded the Epocrates drug database to your handheld, you can check drug list status, prior authorization requirements, drug list alternatives, generic substitutes and quantity limits. Additionally, the software features a drug reference that includes information such as indication, dosing, contraindications, drug interactions, adverse reactions and cost information. Epocrates Rx is available for Palm and Pocket PC handheld devices for free and can be downloaded from the Epocrates website at www.epocrates.com
. Premium versions that include alternative medicines, clinical tables, and medical calculators are available for an annual fee.