We understand that living with diabetes can be a challenge. Research shows that keeping your blood sugar close to your target range lowers your risk of diabetes complications. It is important to check your blood sugar every day, using an accurate blood glucose monitoring system. Use of these results allows you and your health care team to take the right steps to maximize your glucose control.
The TACT Diabetic Program is offered as part of your prescription drug program administered by Express Scripts and offers tremendous savings on products and services. This program will allow you to take a giant step toward better and affordable diabetes care. Here are some answers to key questions you may have:
What does this mean to me?
Express Scripts offer the same great services to which you have become accustomed as a diabetes specialty provider. Express Scripts website, www.express-scripts.com is where the member can find additional mail order forms, send a PA request, get benefits and correspond with a live Agent via IM. Additionally, they ship your supplies right to your door. No more running out of test strips!
What do you mean by diabetes equipment and supplies?
Express Scripts, Medicare and Most Private Insurance Companies will Pay for Your Diabetes Testing Supplies, including Glucose Meters, Test Strips, Lancets and more.
- Home Blood Glucose Monitor
- Blood Glucose Test Strips
- Spring-Powered Device for Lancets
- Alcohol Pads
You may not need all the items listed above. Your physician will determine what is required for your care.
What if I am unsure how to use my new monitor?
You will receive directions with your shipment. You can also call 800-681-6912 to receive instructions over the phone, in English or in Spanish.
How do I get started?
Simply call Express Scripts at 1-800-681-6912 and identify yourself as a TACT Diabetic Program member. Express Scripts will then verify your benefits for diabetes supplies and what, if any, co-pays apply.
What should I do when it is time to reorder my supplies?
An Express Scripts customer service representative will verify your order and health coverage before mailing your next shipment. If you have moved, or your phone number has changed, please notify Express Scripts promptly so they can continue the reorder service uninterrupted.
If you have questions concerning your diabetes testing supplies, please feel free to contact Express Scripts at 1-800-681-6912 for more information.