New Year, New Pharmacy?
You probably know that it just makes sense to find out if your health provider is in the network before you make an appointment. But did you know that your pharmacy must also be in the network?
With some prescription drug plans, in addition to in-network and out-of-network pharmacies, you also may have what’s referred to as a preferred pharmacy network.
While you’ll save money if you visit a pharmacy in the network, you’ll save the most money when you fill your prescriptions at preferred pharmacies if this network is part of your benefits.
Most cost savings
*Does not apply to all pharmacy benefit plans. See your plan materials for details.
Find a Network Pharmacy
To find an in-network contracting pharmacy, call the number on the back of your member ID card or sign in to myprime.com.
Move Your Current Prescriptions
It’s easy to move an existing prescription or remaining refill to a new pharmacy. You can:
Fill New Prescriptions
Ask your doctor to send any new prescriptions to the new network pharmacy. Be sure to bring your member ID card with you if it’s your first visit to the pharmacy or if you have changed health insurance plans.
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Prime Therapeutics LLC is a pharmacy benefit management company contracted by BCBSNM to provide pharmacy benefit management and related services. In addition, contracting pharmacies are contracted through Prime Therapeutics. The relationship between BCBSNM and contracting pharmacies is that of independent contractors. BCBSNM, as well as several independent Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans, has an ownership interest in Prime Therapeutics. Myprime.com is an online resource offered by Prime Therapeutics.
Last Updated 1/17/2018
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