Welcome to Optum Rx


New for 2024 Basic/Commercial Home Delivery Maintenance Program

Reproductive and Preventive Health Pharmacy Benefits

Optum Rx is pleased to be your Pharmacy Benefit Manager (PBM) providing prescription benefits for the CalPERS health plans listed below.

Our PBM services include:

  • Administration of the Retail Pharmacy Network and Home Delivery Programs
  • Delivery of Specialty Pharmacy products, including injectable Medications
  • Clinical pharmacist consultation
  • Clinical collaboration with your physician to ensure you receive optimal total healthcare

We look forward to helping you on a path to better health.

Your pharmacy network

The pharmacy network includes access to thousands of retail locations, including large, national chains and many community pharmacies. For medications you take regularly, you can also use the OptumRx home delivery pharmacy.

Find a network pharmacy

Your prescription drug benefits

Working with CalPERS, OptumRx provides convenient and flexible options for the prescription drugs you and your family may need. We are here to guide you through the open enrollment process and to help you understand your plan options, so that you can save time and money when your benefits plan starts.

Formulary drug list   
Pricing and coverage tool 

Health Care Reform (PDF)*   
Vaccine FAQ (PDF)

Get more information about Covid-19 test Kits, including reimbursement:  
Basic and Medicare

Deterra Kit Information 

OptumRx promotes ways to safely dispose of your medications at no charge to you. Check with your local pharmacy kiosk or call the number on the back of your Plan ID card 24 hours a day, seven days a week to request a free Deterra Kit.

Introducing Deterra    
Deterra Drug Deactivation System   
Deterra is the Solution   
Deterra FAQ

Plan Highlights

Anthem Blue Cross       
WesternHealth Advantage       
Sharp Health Plan

Contact Us

Basic Members: 1-855-505-8110
Medicare Part D Members: 1-855-505-8106
Members needing TTY service: please dial 711