Walgreens has announced the company had lowered rates on hundreds of medications available through the company’s Prescription Savings Club, allowing savings of up to 80 percent off Walgreens drug prices.
The application is immediately accessible to all clients, including those with Medicare and Medicaid coverage. Discounted rates are available on a wide range of medicines used to manage common chronic diseases, such as diabetes, asthma, high blood pressure, hypertension, mental health, and more.
“We know that times are tough for millions of Americans right now, and we want to stay to champion the health and well-being of everyone we work notwithstanding of their time,” stated Walgreens President Richard Ashworth.
Decrease Of Walgreens Drug Prices
“Decreasing the costs of medicines administered through the Walgreens Prescription Savings Club is one way we’re helping more people access affordable drugs and health care.”
The Walgreens Prescription Savings Club improvements build on the company’s attempts to advance to help patients in managing access to required medicines without interruption.
This comes at a time when the Department of Labor reported that more than 26 million people in the U.S. had claimed to stop in the last five weeks, changing health care coverage for many.
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Walgreens has extended to cooperate with many stakeholders including health plan co-workers, doctors, and federal, state and local leaders to assure patients have access to the medicines they require, through services like 90-day refills, early refill support and waiving fees for one-to-two day delivery on qualified prescriptions.
Anyone can join the Walgreens Prescription Savings Club for an annual fee of $20 per individual or $35 per family. Savings refer to more than 8,000 physicians and introduce one of the most comprehensive lists of value-priced generics free at $5, $10, and $15 price points.
Other highlights include:
- Refunds on thousands of generic medications, defensive and lifestyle remedies that support may not cover
- Refunds on pet medications
- Savings on nebulizers and diabetic numbers
- Refunds on Walgreens-brand results and immunizations administered at Walgreens
- 10 percent bonus credit on qualified investments of Walgreens-branded items bought in store
To learn more and join in the Walgreens Prescription Savings Club, visit Walgreens.com/RxSavingsClub or reach a Walgreens pharmacologist via phone, in-store, or using pharmacologist chat on the Walgreens app.
Walgreens, one of the nation’s most comprehensive drugstore chains, is involved in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA), a global leader in the retail and commercial drugstore.
Walgreens is proud to be community health, beauty, and the retail purpose supporting cities across the country and was named to magazine’s 2019 Companies that Change the World list.
About 8 million consumers communicate with Walgreens in stores and online each day. As of August 31, 2019, Walgreens conducts 9,277 drugstores with a presence in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, along with its omnichannel business, Walgreens.com.
Walgreens also performs work drugstore and mail settings and offers in-store clinics and other health care settings throughout the United States, most of which are managed by our health care strategic partners.