Medi-Cal / Prescriptions & Pharmacies

Prescriptions & Pharmacies: Medi-Cal Rx

Drug benefits for Medi-Cal members 

Pharmacy services for Medi-Cal and California Children’s Services (CCS) members are managed by the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) through a program called Medi-Cal Rx. A contractor called Magellan Medicaid Administration, Inc. (Magellan) works with DHCS to provide coverage for drug benefits.

Information about Medi-Cal Rx is below. If you have more questions about your drug benefits after reading it, call 1-800-977-2273 (TTY users: dial 7-1-1) or visit DHCS's Medi-Cal Rx website.

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