Pharmacy Network Information
PHARMACY NETWORK INFORMATION
The prescription drug program is available through the UnitedHealthCare Pharmacy Network. United's pharmacy network includes national retail pharmacies such as CVS, Walgreens, Brooks, Eckert Drugs, as well as local independent pharmacies. To locate a participating pharmacy, call United at 1-855-828-7716 or visit www.uhcsr.com and click on "Student Health Insurance & Plans".
To pay only a co-payment for prescriptions they must be filled at a United participating pharmacy. Show your ID card when filling a prescription to be charged the applicable copayments for your prescription drug program. If a prescriptions needs to be filled prior to receiving your ID card, you can pay for the prescription and seek reimbursement by completing UHC Pharmacy Reimbursement Form and submitting it with the pharmacy receipt.
Click to download the 2013 Optum Rx Pharmacy Drug List (PDL) that provides a listing of prescriptions and applicable copayments. For a listing of Preventive Medicines and Products, click to download a helpful Member Optum Rx FAQ. Click to download a listing of $0 Cost-share Preventive Medicines and Products.
Mail Service Prescription Drug Program
Medications that are taken for a chronic condition can be filled for up to a 90-day supply using United Healthcare's (UHC) Network Pharmacy Mail Service Prescription Drug Program. Mail order Prescription Drugs are available at 2.5 times the retail copay up to a 90 day supply up to the maximum allowed benefit.
To use the Mail Service Prescription Drug Program you will first need to go online to www.uhcsr.com to enroll in the Mail Service Program. Creating an account will allow you to look for participating pharmacies, review the tier structures, and search for the cost of a prescription drug. You can also call customer service at 855-828-7716.
Prescription Override Option
For students who are traveling abroad and need to fill multiple months of a prescription prior to their departure, download the following information.
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