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COVID-19 Benefits

Medicare Members

Effective July 1, 2023, the Retired Employees Health Program (REHP) will provide coverage related to COVID-19, as follows:

Medicare Eligible Members What you pay:
COVID-19 vaccines


Covered in full at a network provider under your medical plan or at a network pharmacy as part of Medicare

Diagnostic testing, in-network inpatient hospital care, ER or urgent care for COVID-19

You are subject to any plan costs related to COVID-19 same as any other covered medical care. For example, you will pay a copay for PCP, specialist, ER or urgent care visit


$0 (for all telemedicine services with a Teladoc™ provider

COVID-19 test (processed at a pharmacy, doctor’s office or other location)

Copay applies

Over the counter COVID-19 test kits

Covered 4 per member per month under your SilverScript prescription drug plan; maximum reimbursement of $12 per test kit if claim form is submitted to CVS Caremark

To purchase an at-home COVID test: Present your SilverScript Prescription Drug ID card at the pharmacy counter.

Reimbursement for at-home tests if you did not use your Prescription Drug ID card: If you did not purchase the test at the pharmacy counter or purchased a test at a non-participating CVS pharmacy, you will need to submit a claim for reimbursement online at Follow the instructions to submit for reimbursement. You will need a copy of your receipt.