How to fill prescriptions

Filling prescriptions for up to 30 days

HUGHP members can fill prescriptions for a 30-day supply by presenting their Express Scripts ID card at the following pharmacies:

  • Any participating Express Scripts pharmacy in the United States
  • Harvard University Health Services Pharmacy for prescriptions written by a Harvard University Health Services clinician
  • Any Harvard Vanguard pharmacy for prescriptions written by a Harvard Vanguard clinician 

Filling Prescriptions for Up to 90 days

HUGHP members can fill prescriptions for a 90-day supply by presenting their Express Scripts ID card at the following pharmacies:

  • HUHS Pharmacy for prescriptions written by an HUHS clinician
  • Any Harvard Vanguard pharmacy for prescriptions written by a Harvard Vanguard clinician
  • Any CVS pharmacy
  • Through Express Script ID mail order; visit the Express Scripts website for more information

Discounted copayments for 90-day prescriptions

If you choose to fill a 90-day prescription at the HUHS Pharmacy or through Express Scripts mail order, you will receive a discount compared to purchasing three separate 30-day prescriptions. The 90-day (three months) discount is:

  • Tier 1 - $14
  • Tier 2 - $50
  • Tier 3 - $110

No discount applies to 90-day prescriptions obtained through Harvard Vanguard or CVS. Members will pay three copayments for each 90-day prescription filled at these pharmacies.