Participating pharmacies

You have access to more than 26,000 participating pharmacies and their services nationwide. There are four types of participating pharmacies:

Retail pharmacy

A retail pharmacy can provide up to a one-month supply of prescription medications. Search the pharmacy directory for a pharmacy near you. Some retail pharmacies are preferred retail pharmacies that provide additional services.

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Preferred retail pharmacy

A preferred retail pharmacy can provide up to a 90-day supply of prescription medications.

Providence Health Plan preferred pharmacies include all nationwide branches for:

  • Albertsons/Sav-on
  • Bartell Drugs
  • Bi-Mart Pharmacy
  • Costco
  • Florence Pharmacy
  • Fred Meyers/Kroger Stores
  • OHSU Outpatient and Clinic Pharmacies
  • Providence Pharmacies
  • QFC
  • Safeway
  • Walgreens
  • Yokes Food

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Mail-order pharmacy

A mail-order pharmacy can provide up to a 90-day supply of maintenance medications and specializes in direct delivery to your home. You have the choice of three mail-order pharmacies:

  • Postal Prescription Services
    503-797-2100 or 800-552-6694
    Mailing address: P.O. Box 2718, Portland, OR 97208
    Monday to Friday, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday to Sunday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Walgreens Mail Service
    Mailing address: P.O. Box 29061, Phoenix, AZ 85038
    Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Wellpartner
    877-WELLRXS (877-935-5797)
    Mailing address: P.O. Box 5909, Portland, OR 97228-5909
    Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Specialty pharmacy

Specialty drugs are prescriptions that require special delivery, handling, administration and monitoring by a pharmacist. These drugs are listed on the Providence Health Plan formulary with a status of "specialty."

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