Enrollment in the UNM Prescription Drug Plan is automatic once enrolled in a UNM Health,
BlueCross BlueShield of New Mexico, or Presbyterian Medical Plan.
UNM contracts directly with a Prescription Benefits Manager (PBM), Express Scripts, Inc., for the administration
of prescription drug benefits. All participants enrolled in medical coverage will automatically be enrolled in
Express Scripts, Inc. UNM's prescription drug plan is a four-tier plan design that includes a home delivery
Covered Medication (Formulary)
A basic summary of covered medications is available for participant review. For more specific information, participants can contact Express Scripts Member Services to obtain specific copay and coinsurance information for covered medications. Additionally, the Express Scripts website allows participants to enter a specific drug and related regimen information to receive cost information for each drug entered, including mail order prices.
Express Scripts offers an online tool, allowing you to price your specific brand drug.
Prescription ID Cards
UNM contracts directly with a Prescription Benefits Manager (PBM), Express Scripts, Inc., for the administration of prescription drug benefits.
Enrollment in the UNM Prescription Drug Plan is automatic once enrolled in the UNM Health, BlueCross BlueShield of New Mexico, or Presbyterian Medical Plan.
Prescription Drug ID cards will be sent directly from Express Scripts. Dependents will not receive a card with their name(s). Everyone covered will use the card with the primary member's name.
If you did not receive your ID card, please contact Express Scripts to have one sent to you.
You must remember to provide your Express Scripts ID card to your pharmacist.
For details, please visit the Prescription Drug Plan webpage.
You will need to provide Express Scripts with your UNM Banner ID, not your SSN, for
For additional information or questions you may review the
Express Scripts Benefit Booklet 2017-2018
the Express Scripts website, or contact
Express Scripts Member Services.
The Member Services line is able to provide drug coverage and pricing information and answer questions on mail
ordering and other prescription coverage information.
Express Scripts Member Services
(800) 899-2114 (TDD)
Express Scripts website
Accredo (Express Script's Specialty Pharmacy)
866-824-5662 (toll free)