Skip to main content
CSEBA home
Pharmacy benefits
Introducing Rx Spectrum
This new pharmacy network allows you to save money on Level A pharmacies, also known as a Preferred pharmacies.
Pharmacy options
Level A pharmacies, also known as Preferred pharmacies, offer lower copays than Level B pharmacies. You will pay $0 for Tier 1 medications, which include most generic prescriptions. Preferred pharmacies include:
  • CVS Pharmacy®
  • CVS Pharmacy in Target stores
  • Costco
  • Safeway
  • Sav-On
  • Vons/Pavilions
By filling your prescriptions at a Preferred pharmacy, you can save on your out-of-pocket costs.

Level B pharmacies include all other pharmacies in the network and offer copays at the existing level. If you continue to use Level B pharmacies, your benefits stay the same. (Consult your plan's Summary of Benefits to confirm your prescription copays.)

90-day prescriptions at retail pharmacies

You can get a 90-day supply of prescription maintenance drugs at most participating pharmacies. If you take maintenance medications for long-term medical conditions or for chronic conditions such as diabetes, you can obtain a 90-day supply from any participating retail pharmacy in Blue Shield's pharmacy network.
Mail service prescriptions
If you take medications for chronic conditions, you can fill up to a 90-day supply through our mail service pharmacy. Shipping is free and you may save on your copay.
Prescription drug benefits are an important part of your Blue Shield health plan.
Understanding your pharmacy benefits can help you save money. You may save if your medication is a preferred prescription drug. Also, if you take a stabilized doses of covered medications for chronic conditions such as diabetes, you can have a 90-day supply delivered through our mail service pharmacy. Shipping is free, and you may save on your copay.

90-day prescriptions at retail pharmacies

You can get a 90-day supply of prescription maintenance drugs at most participating pharmacies. If you take maintenance medications for long-term medical conditions or for chronic conditions such as diabetes, you can obtain a 90-day supply from any participating retail pharmacy in Blue Shield's pharmacy network.