Anthem Announces Tie-Up with Walmart

August 20, 2018

Anthem, Medicare Advantage

Health insurance plan provider Anthem is collaborating with retail giant Walmart to provide consumers with easier access to over-the-counter (OTC) medicines and other health-related services.

The collaboration will cater to those enrolled in Anthem’s affiliated Medicare Advantage (MA) plans, enabling them to use OTC plan allowances to buy OTC medications, health supplies (like first aid supplies and support braces) and pain relievers at any of Walmart’s 4,700 US stores or on Walmart.com.

Launching in January 2019, the Anthem-Walmart program is set to advance both companies’ mutual goals of reducing healthcare costs… Read More

Article by Bethan Moorcraft