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CVS Caremark Maintenance Choice Program Improves Medication Adherence for US Airways Employees and Dependents
Date:9/15/2010

ny to get the benefit of mail order rates on 90-day prescriptions at a retail drug store, but more importantly it provides a local venue for our members to pick up their medications at their convenience.  Historically, members of our team who travel frequently were reluctant to use mail service for their prescriptions when their schedule didn't allow them to be home to receive it.  Now that we have implemented Maintenance Choice, those same members have embraced the program and truly appreciate the flexibility and convenience of picking up their prescriptions at a local CVS/pharmacy."

"Maintenance Choice helps our clients improve health outcomes and reduce costs, while minimizing member disruption," said Per Lofberg, President, Pharmacy Benefit Management, CVS Caremark.  "Maintenance Choice provides value to our clients and their members because it increases access and convenience and helps encourage and improve adherence to chronic medications."

Maintenance Choice is unique in that it provides CVS Caremark PBM clients and their members with an opportunity to realize the cost-savings of 90-day prescriptions, along with the flexibility to select the most convenient way for members to receive their maintenance medications. Members can choose to receive their maintenance medications by mail or at any of the approximately 7,100 CVS/pharmacy retail stores nationwide.  Regardless of which channel the member selects they pay the typically lower mail copay, while the plan sponsor receives the typically lower mail rate. In addition, depending on the overall plan design, members may continue to pick up their 30-day supply prescriptions for acute or short-term conditions at any one of the more than 64,000 participating pharmacies in the CVS Caremark retail pharmacy network, which includes national retail chains as well as the majority of independent pharmacies.

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