Medicare Advantage: You Can Now Use Your Supplemental Benefits Online at Walgreens

The deal makes 1,700 eligible products online available, along with delivery in about an hour. Here’s what you need to know.

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Walgreens is adding Medicare Advantage (MA) supplemental benefits to its digital channels — and the Walgreens app.

Consumers have been able to use their MA supplemental benefits at Walgreens stores since 2019, and eligible members can now shop from its catalog of about 1,700 eligible products on its digital channels.The new offering provides additional digital health and well-being offerings such as 30-minute pickup and one-hour delivery of retail products, same-day prescription delivery and discounts.

“Accepting Medicare Advantage supplemental benefits online and on the Walgreens app improves shopping solutions for those who are homebound, have limited mobility or are simply short on time,” Tracey D. Brown, president of Walgreens Retail and Chief Customer Officer, said in a statement.

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Customers can visit their MA plan website or call the number on the back of their MA card to find out if their supplemental benefits are eligible online, Walgreens said.

If you’re eligible, you can use a dedicated landing page to browse eligible items according to your plan. 

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Medicare pays private companies that it approves to offer Medicare benefits under Medicare Advantage plans, also referred to as “Part C.”

For details on the types of plans available in your area, visit or call  1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227). TTY users should call 1-877-486-2048.

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Joey Solitro

Joey Solitro is a freelance financial journalist at Kiplinger with more than a decade of experience. A longtime equity analyst, Joey has covered a range of industries for media outlets including The Motley Fool, Seeking Alpha, Market Realist, and TipRanks. Joey holds a bachelor's degree in business administration.