What is a Preferred Pharmacy in the SilverScript Networks?

A preferred pharmacy in the SilverScript networks1 is a pharmacy that has agreed to offer preferred cost-sharing (our lowest copays and coinsurance) for covered prescription drugs purchased by SilverScript members during the Initial Coverage stage. Note that CVS Caremark Mail Service PharmacyTM 2 offers preferred cost-sharing to SilverScript members for 90-day supplies of covered prescription drugs purchased during the Initial Coverage stage. 90-day supplies can also be received at our preferred retail pharmacies.

Our SilverScript Choice network includes more than 26,000 preferred pharmacies. The Plus and Allure networks1 have even more options, with more than 35,000 preferred pharmacies. Find one near you using our Pharmacy Locator.

Return to the Medicare FAQ section to view answers to other commonly asked questions about Medicare prescription drug coverage.

1Preferred retail network not available in AK. The Plus and Allure Plans are not available in Alaska in 2019.

2The typical number of business days after the mail order pharmacy receives an order to receive your shipment is up to 10 days. Enrollees have the option to sign up for automated mail order delivery. If your mail order drugs do not arrive within the estimated time frame, please contact us toll-free at 1-866-235-5660, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. TTY users call 711.