Prescription Drug Plan

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Prescription Drug Benefit

When you enroll in a medical plan, you automatically receive prescription drug coverage through CVS/Caremark. Prescriptions can be purchased through your local pharmacy or through mail order. CVS/Caremark pharmacy is now included in all Target stores that offer pharmacy services. Prescription co-pays range from $15.00 - $50.00 depending on your prescription and/or plan.

You will save money by purchasing generic drugs rather than brand-name drugs. 

Starting February 15, 2022 get $0 at-home over-the-counter (OTC) COVID-19 tests at most CVS Pharmacy locations. Click here for more information.

Effective December 1, 2018

Non-union employees and union employees with contracts approved by the Board of Commissioners will have the following prescription drug co-payments.

  30-day supply at retail 90-day supply*
Generic $15 $30
Formulary brand on the drug list $30 $60
Non-formulary brand not on the drug list $50 $100

Transform Diabetes

Transform Diabetes Care, or TDC, is a program that helps members manage their diabetes and overall health. TDC lets members know about things they can do to improve their health, such as sending medication reminders or possibly advising them of overdue screenings. TDC will give members the right amount of guidance and coaching based on their specific needs—at no cost.

More information on Transform Diabetes Care 

Maintenance Choice Program

The Maintenance Choice Program is now mandatory. After two fills, all maintenance medications must be filled in a 90 day supply through mail order or at a CVS Pharmacy.

*If you choose to buy a formulary brand (on the drug list) or non-formulary brand (not on the drug list) when a generic substitute is available, you will pay the generic copay, plus the difference in cost between the generic and the full retail formulary brand or non-formulary brand drug cost.  

You should ask your doctor to write a 90-day supply prescription and get it filled at your CVS pharmacy.  

More information on Maintenance Choice Program

Generic Step Therapy

The Generic Step Therapy program requires members to use up to two generic alternatives in certain drug classes before a brand will be covered. This program helps you and your doctor choose a lower-cost, generic medicine as the FIRST STEP in treating your health condition. Just because a medicine costs more doesn’t mean it works better. Some health conditions have many treatment options that vary in cost. Generic Step Therapy helps make sure the medicines that are effective and priced right are used first. Remember to talk to your doctor about generic medications as opposed to brand-name products to save even more money. A grace period may be provided for existing prescriptions. 

More information on Generic Step Therapy

Forms

Mail Order Form

Prescription Reimbursement Claim Form

 

Documents

2022 Benefits Overview

CVS flu shot flier

Caremark Rx Pharmacy ID

Mail Service Information

April 2022 Performance Drug List - Standard Control

April 2022 Advanced Control Specialty Formulary (Drug List)

April 2022 Drug Removal List

Medications Requiring Prior Authorization for Medical Necessity

Generic Medication

Medicare Prescription Drug Notice

Digital Tools

 

VENDOR INFORMATION

CVS Health Prescription Plan 

Phone - 1-866-409-8522

https://www.caremark.com/wps/portal

 

Notices

Notice Informing Individuals About Nondiscrimination and Accessibility Requirements and Nondiscrimination Statement - English

Notice Informing Individuals About Nondiscrimination and Accessibility Requirements and Nondiscrimination Statement - Spanish

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Location Hours
Sunday: Closed
Monday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Tuesday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: Closed