Pharmacy Department Pharmacy Department Pharmacy Department

We prescribe the kind of care you deserve.

It is important to have the right medications available when you need them. At Care1st, we carefully monitor the effectiveness of new drugs, constantly evaluate our formulary lists and strive to make our prescription benefit effective and affordable.

The Pharmacy Department is responsible for overseeing the proper administration of the pharmacy benefit for Care1st members.

Care1st Drug Formularies

More Pharmacy Information

Prior Authorization Form

This form is to be used by participating physicians and pharmacies to obtain a medication that is not on the Formulary or requires prior authorization.
Download the Prior Authorization Form

Got Questions?

For any questions regarding your prescriptions or our Medication Formulary, please call Member Services:

  • 1-800-544-0088 (Medicare)
    8 a.m. to 8 p.m., seven days a week
  • 1-800-605-2556 (Medi-Cal)
    8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday
  • 1-855-905-3825 (Cal MediConnect)
    8 a.m. to 8 p.m., seven days a week

TTY: 711 – hours same as above

Care 1st Pharmacy Department Phone: 877-RX-CARE1 (877-792-2731) or 323-889-5223
Fax: 866-R1-CARE1 (866-712-2731) or 323-889-6254