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CVS Caremark®

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Our pharmacy benefit manager, CVS Caremark®, is a leader in the healthcare industry. The NALC CareSelect Network is a large nationwide network that offers more than 68,000 retail pharmacies. The NALC CareSelect Network includes most large retail chain drug stores.

For personal service, you can call CVS Caremark® directly 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week at 800-933-NALC (6252), or 800-231-4403 when using a TTY line. Network providers can be identified through our network provider CD or our website.

To locate an NALC CareSelect Network pharmacy near you, find the latest information about health conditions and prescription drugs, or access your personal prescription and benefit information, visit the CVS Caremark® website.

Your initial visit will require you to setup a user id and password if you wish to access personal information.

Using The Retail Program

If you choose a network retail pharmacy:

  1. First ask your doctor to write a prescription for up to a 30-day supply.
  2. Take your prescription to an NALC CareSelect Network Retail Pharmacy.
  3. Present your NALC Identification card.
  4. Verify that the pharmacist has accurate information about you and your covered dependents.
  5. Pay the appropriate coinsurance.

Using The Mail Order Program

Your Mail Order Program is a convenient and cost-effective way for you to order up to a 90-day supply of maintenance or long-term medication for direct delivery to your home or, you may purchase up to a 90-day supply (84-day minimum) of covered drugs and supplies at a CVS Caremark(R) Pharmacy or Longs Drugs through our Maintenance Choice Program. Just pay the appropriate copayment for each covered generic, Formulary Brand or Non-formulary Brand drug. Follow this easy step-by-step procedure.

1. For new maintenance medications, ask your doctor to write two prescriptions:

2. Complete the patient profile/order form. Enclose your original prescription(s) and the appropriate payment for each drug being ordered and mail to:

NALC Prescription Drug Program
P.O. Box 94467
Palatine, IL 60094-4467