Prescription Drug Services  

AKDC Logo The client is required to utilize any available drug benefit before requesting the         
 AKDC to provide prescription coverage as the program is identified as a payer           
 of last resort.

The AKDC may pay up to three (3) of ESRD- related prescriptions per        
 month. Medication paid for by the program must be consistent with the         
 approved AKDC formulary. A client co-pay of $2.00 is required for each           
 allowable medication. Program co-payment for immuno-suppressant drugs          
 shall not exceed twenty percent (20%) of the Medicare allowable rate. Prior            
 approval is required for Fosrenol, Renvela, and Sensipar.