No, although Medicare Part D for prescription coverage helps pay for prescription drugs you need. It's optional and offered to everyone with Medicare.
Yes. Since coverage can vary depending on your specific plan, you’ll need an account to explore you benefits. Creating an online Express Scripts account is simple. To register, you can use your member ID or your social security number.
Read about your medicare prescription drug coverage rights.
Members include those who have Express Scripts prescription benefits through their employer, health plan, or directly via Medicare Part D.
Depending on your plan, you may have received an Express Scripts member ID card. Or, you may have received one ID card for both your medical and prescription medicine benefits.
After we receive your prescription from your doctor, your medication usually arrives within 5-7 days. It may take longer if Express Scripts® Pharmacy needs additional information from your doctor or if your medication is temporarily unavailable. If so, Express Scripts® Pharmacy will notify you and give you options. You can always track the progress of your medication shipment online or through the Express Scripts® Pharmacy mobile app.
Getting started is easy. We just need your prescription.
For new prescriptions, you have three options:
Ask your doctor to send a 90-day supply of your prescription electronically to Express Scripts® Pharmacy. (This is the fastest way to get your medication!)
Log in to your Express Scripts account and click the “Request an Rx” button on the right side of the home page.
Dial the number on the back of your ID card, and we’ll contact your doctor for you.
For current prescriptions:
After you register or log in to your account, you may see existing prescriptions in “My Medications” that are eligible for home delivery.
If you have refills available, simply click to add them to your cart and place your order. We’ll contact your doctor and take care of the rest. We suggest letting them know we’ll be reaching out, so they’re prepared with your information.
Review your plan information and/or documents for full benefit and home delivery offerings.