8.2. If a medication costs more than the maximum amount covered by the basic plan, the excess amount is borne
(1) by the eligible person covered by the Board; or
(2) by the eligible person who is a member of a group insurance contract or an employee benefit plan or who is the beneficiary under such a contract or plan, if the contract so provides.
In either case, the excess amount is not included in the contribution to be paid and does not count toward the maximum contribution.