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Pharmacy Information

Blue Cross Medicare AdvantageSM has contracts with pharmacies that equal or exceed the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requirements for pharmacy access in your area.

With Blue Cross Medicare Advantage, you'll enjoy the convenience of:

  • Pharmacies nationwide, giving you peace of mind while traveling
  • More than 55,000 network pharmacies
  • Long-term care and home infusion pharmacies
  • Most local independent pharmacies
  • Indian Health Service pharmacies

To receive benefits, you must use Blue Cross Medicare Advantage network pharmacies or PrimeMail by Walgreens Mail Service home delivery pharmacy service to access prescription drug benefits (except under non-routine circumstances and quantity limitations). Restrictions may apply.

2017 Pharmacy Directory

There are two easy ways to immediately search for a pharmacy in your network:

  1. Search online quickly to find a pharmacy with our Pharmacy Finder Leaving Website Icon tool.
  2. Click on a directory link below to instantly review or print.

    Document Plan Downloadable Materials
    2017 Pharmacy Directory HMO/HMO-POS/PPO

If you would like a Pharmacy Directory mailed to you, you may call customer service at 1-877-774-8592 TTY/TDD: 711, or complete the online request form .

Preferred Network Pharmacies

To help keep costs low, Blue Cross Medicare Advantage has formed a preferred network of pharmacies that you may use to receive plan benefits at a lower copay than the other standard network pharmacies. Preferred network pharmacies include Jewel-Osco, Walgreens, Walmart, and AccessHealth pharmacies. Other pharmacies are available in our network. Use the search for your pharmacy link above to find the most complete list or visit a pharmacy near you.

Pharmacy Eligibility by Plan

Jewel Osco, Walgreens and Walmart

Home Delivery Pharmacy Service - PrimeMail by Walgreens Mail Service

PrimeMail by Walgreens Mail Service is a home delivery pharmacy service that offers:

  • Up to a 90-day supply of medications at one time
  • Notifications when your order is received and when your prescriptions are sent (by e-mail or over the phone, whichever you prefer)
  • Three ways to order refills: online, by phone or through the mail

Out-of-Network Pharmacies

Covered drugs are available at out-of-network pharmacies in emergency or unusual circumstances and for non-routine access to covered Blue Cross Medicare Advantage drugs (illness while traveling outside the plan's service area where there is no network pharmacy, for example). For more information on these special circumstances for out-of-network coverage and/or what pharmacies may be available to you, please contact Customer Service at: 1-877-774-8592 TTY/TDD: 711.

Blue Cross®, Blue Shield® and the Cross and Shield Symbols are registered service marks of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, an association of independent Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans.

Prime Therapeutics LLC, a separate company, provides pharmacy benefit management services for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois.

Prime Therapeutics has contracted with Walgreens, a company independent from Prime Therapeutics and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, to provide mail pharmacy services through the PrimeMail by Walgreens Mail Service.