Plans & Benefits: Medicaid & CHIP

We’re a health plan that understands you and your family. We help millions of people like you get the health care they need every day. Find out how we can help you make a change for the better.

Benefits Overview

We’re proud to be one of three KanCare managed care companies in your area. Find out what benefits and services we offer and more.

You have no copays for services included in your plan. If you have a spenddown, we will only pay for value-added benefits and services until your spenddown is met. Then you won’t pay anything for services included in your plan.

Medicaid & CHIP Brochure

Dental & Vision Benefits Flyer

Extra Benefits and Services

With Amerigroup, you get all your regular KanCare benefits PLUS extra benefits to help you manage your health and life. Read this booklet to learn how to get the most out of your special Amerigroup benefits.

Medicaid & CHIP
Value-added Benefits Booklet

Pharmacy & Prescription Drugs

Our pharmacy benefits include a wide range of prescriptions and over-the-counter medicines. We work with thousands of pharmacies in Kansas. You have no copays for your prescription drug benefits. If you have a spenddown, we won’t pay for medicines until your spenddown is met. Once your spenddown is met, you won’t have to pay anything for covered prescription drugs.

Search for name brand and generic drugs
that are on your formulary:

Searchable Formulary

The formulary is a list of all covered prescription drugs included in your pharmacy benefits.

If you need a drug that isn’t listed on our formulary, you or someone you choose to act for you can request a formulary exception. Just email submitmyexceptionreq@amerigroup.com.

Preferred Drug List (PDL)

The PDL is a list of drugs from the formulary that your health plan recommends. For non-preferred drugs, you will need to get preapproval (also called prior authorization) from us before you can get them. Just email submitmyexceptionreq@amerigroup.com.

Preferred Drug List (PDL)

Pharmacy & Prescription Drugs

Express Scripts Registration

ESI Mail Order Form

Prescription Drug Reimbursement Form

Prior Authorization

You can email and ask us for an exception at wrkgp-submitmyexceptionreq@anthem.com.

Drug Interactions and Side Effects

Learn more about drug interactions or side effects on the ESI Drug Information website.

Behavioral Health

If you think you might have a behavioral health issue like depression or substance use disorder, the best thing you can do is get help. We offer lots of ways to help you get started.

Behavioral Health

Help your doctors work together

Help your doctors work together

Eligibility and Enrollment

Join the health plan that gives you more – extra benefits, experience and commitment. Find out if you’re eligible and how to choose Amerigroup.

Medicaid & CHIP
Eligibility & Enrollment

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Notice of Privacy Practices Update
Grievance (complaint)

How to file a grievance (complaint) with us.

Preapprovals and referrals

How to get a preapproval or referral.