Pharmacy

Express Scripts, the company managing your prescription drug benefit, provides 24-hour customer service, web-based drug information, and an integrated mail/home pharmacy service.

Kentucky Rx Coalition

The University of Louisville is a member of the Kentucky RX Coalition which is staffed with consulting pharmacists to assist you with your UofL Prescription benefit.

Prescription ID Card

Employees enrolled in a health plan will receive one combination ID card for health and Express Scripts benefits for each covered member. You must present your medical ID card for pharmacy benefits.  Enrollment in the prescription plan is automatic when you elect a health plan.

Formulary

The Express Scripts formulary for U of L is available online at www.express-scripts.com. The formulary may change during the year when:

  • A generic drug becomes available to replace the brand name drug, or
  • A drug becomes available over the counter (no longer covered under the pharmacy benefit, or
  • New drugs approved.

Express Scripts Pharmacy Home Delivery

The choice is yours, however, Select Home Delivery is encouraged after two fills on maintenance medications defined by Express Scripts Pharmacy (list of  Maintenance Medications). Members who choose to fill prescriptions at a retail pharmacy will be issued a year to date approval from prescription refill date.  Annually, the member must actively choose to elect Home Delivery or Retail.

For Home Delivery option, contact the Kentucky RX Coalition or chose Home Delivery from Express Scripts Pharmacy website. Enjoy the convenience — Skip the trip to the pharmacy. Your prescription comes directly to you with FREE shipping!

How to Fill Your Prescription at a Retail Pharmacy

Present your Express Scripts  identification card at a participating pharmacy in the Express Scripts national network.