Caremark Prescription Drug

Active State Employees, Non State Employer Group and NON-MEDICARE ELIGIBLE Retiree/Direct Bill Members


TOLL FREE - 800-294-6324
TDD TOLL FREE - 800-863-5488
Caremark Connect Specialty Pharmacy TOLL FREE - 800-237-2767
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Prescription drug coverage is provided through Caremark for Plans A, C, J, N and Q, and its cost is included in the health plan rates. While the Preferred Drug List (PDL) is the same for both plans, the amount you pay will vary depending on the plan you select as explained below.

  • Plan A. Under this plan, generally you pay a Coinsurance for your prescription drug costs throughout the year, up to a combined medical and pharmacy Out Of Pocket maximum of $5,750 for single and $11,500 for member with dependent coverage per year. Click here to check drug cost for Plan A. The amount shown is your estimated cost for the specific medication.
  • Plan C, J, N and Q. Until you reach your deductible, you will pay 100% of the discounted cost for your prescription drugs when you present your Caremark ID card. Once you have reached your annual health plan Deductible, you pay a Coinsurance for your prescription drug costs throughout the year, up to the plan Out Of Pocket maximum. Click here to check drug cost for Plan C, J, N and Q. Search results will give you the estimated plan allowance for the specific medication, then you will need to apply the applicable prescription benefits.

Note: When using the drug cost links it is recommended the search be performed using a 30 day supply of your medication. If you are already an active SEHP participant, you should log on to and perform your search. The site will provide you with a cost estimate based upon your actual health plan enrollment.

Regardless of which plan you elect, your Out Of Pocket costs will be lower if you use generic and/or preferred brand name drugs. The PDL is available at either: or

You can also call Caremark at 800-294-6324 for help finding a preferred drug.

Before talking to your physician about prescriptions, it is suggested that you print out the Preferred Drug List (PDL) from the website and take it to any appointments so you can discuss your options. The Caremark plan is designed to encourage you and your health care provider to choose the most cost-effective and clinically-effective medications available. Home delivery is available through Caremark and reorders are processed in as little as five to seven days. To place an initial order or reorder by phone, call 1-800-294-6324 or e-mail

Specialty and biotech drugs are designed for difficult conditions that don’t respond to traditional therapy. A complete list of Specialty Drugs is available at These drugs are available only through the Caremark Connect Specialty Pharmacy. Contact Caremark Connect at 1-800-237-2767. A Caremark representative will coordinate patient care with the provider and arrange for medication delivery.

For additional assistance on prescription drugs see Rx Savings Solutions.