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Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge

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 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 co-payments 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 a UHC Pharmacy Reimbursement Form and submitting it with the pharmacy receipt.

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 and 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: 1-855-828-7716.

Prescription Drug List

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.

Prescription Override FAQ
Prescription Override Form

The Mail Order program is not available within 45 days of the 2018-2019 policy terminating. Please consult with your provider to have your monthly prescriptions filled at your local retail pharmacy.

For additional questions, please contact customer service by clicking on the "Live Help" icon.