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Prescription Drug Plan

Anschutz Medical Campus Student Health

Prescription Information for the 2019-2020 Plan 

Benefits under the 2019-2020 student health insurance plan are provided through OptumRx. For questions regarding benefits or in-network pharmacies please call 1-855-505-8107 or visit

With OptumRx Mail Service you will receive: 

  • The opportunity to save time AND money
    • ​You can save money by having your doctor prescribe a 3-month supply of your select maintenance medication.  Medications are then mailed to you with free standard shipping throughout the U.S. 
  • Advanced quality checks
    • ​Your prescription claim history on file is reviewed by a pharmacist to look for drug combinations that may not be appropriate if taken together.

  • 24/7 access to pharmacists 
    • Call 800-788-4863 to speak to a license pharmacist 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

  • Helpful reminders
    • You can set up text and email reminders to take and/or refill your medications.

​​How to set up OptumRx Mail Service: ​
  • Step 1: Talk to your doctor
    • Get the right prescription. Request up to a 3-month supply with refills for up to one year (if appropriate).  
  • Step 2: Send your information to the mail service pharmacy
    • Phone:
      • Call the member phone number on the back of your health insurance ID card to get started.
    • By fax or electronically:
      • ​Your physician can call ​800-788-4863 for instructions to fax prescriptions directly to OptumRx Mail Service Pharmacy 
      • Ask your doctor to send immediately by using ePrescribe
    • By mail:
    • Online:
      • ​Log on to
      • Log into your "My Account" to access your "Prescriptions Benefits" link 

Prescription Forms

Office of Student Health

Phone: 303-724-7674

Street Address: Education II, North, Room #3213


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