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Selecting a Medicare Part D prescription plan is easier when you know what to look for. With three plans to choose from, Express Scripts Medicare has a wide range of options for drug coverage, premiums, network pharmacies and more.
Get total yearly cost estimates based on where you live, the drugs you take and the pharmacy you use.
Look for a plan that covers your drugs.
Make sure your pharmacy's in the network and there’s a preferred pharmacy near you.
You should have knowledgeable, caring people to support you. With Express Scripts Medicare, you get more than just a standard drug plan. You'll have 24/7 access to:
Remember, just because a plan has a low premium doesn’t mean it offers you better value. Always consider the total yearly cost of each plan, which includes:
Important: Even if you or someone you care for is currently enrolled in a plan that provides Medicare prescription drug coverage, you should reevaluate whether that coverage still offers the greatest value based on current drug needs.
Each year, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services rates Medicare Part D plans on how well they perform in different categories, including customer service, patient safety, and member experience and satisfaction. When comparing plans, look for those with an above-average overall Star Rating so you know you're getting true value for your Medicare dollar. View Star Ratings Report.
If your parent or someone you care for is joining a Medicare Part D plan, we can help you make an informed decision. Use our online tools to compare plans and enroll. Or speak with one of our Express Scripts Medicare advisors, who are specially trained in Medicare Part D benefits.
It's easy to get started. Just provide answers to these questions:
Which medicines does the person take?
Make a list including strength (for example, 10 mg) and dosage (for example, twice daily). For an Express Scripts member with non-Part D coverage, provide the member ID number, and we’ll look up his or her drugs.
What is his or her Medicare ID number?
The person must be eligible for Medicare Part A and/or be enrolled in Part B.
Does the person qualify for
This could affect premium, deductible and copayment amounts.
For more details about Medicare Part D, see About Part D or Common questions. You can also call Medicare at 1.800.MEDICARE (1.800.633.4227), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. TTY users, call 1.877.486.2048.