Flathead Electric Cooperative is pleased to announce the Co-op Connections Card Program, your source for discounts on national products, services and prescriptions! This program is made possible through Flathead Electric Cooperative’s membership with Touchstone Energy Cooperative. Touchstone Energy provides us with an “economies of scale” alliance to help us enhance our relationship with our members through effective communications, this great Co-op Connections Card program and more!
How much will I save?
• Online shopping and local discounts will vary. Visit www.connections.coop and click on the Connections Card picture to search through thousands of offers.*
• 10% to 85% on most prescriptions at more than 60,000 pharmacies nationwide, including CVS, Walgreens, Walmart, Target and more. This includes more than 20,000 independently-owned stores as well.
How much does the program cost?
These discount benefits are provided at no cost to you.
Does everyone in my family need an individual card for the health
No. One card may be used by you and your immediate family.
I just received my card. When can I start using it?
Right away! Go online for web deals or present your card at a participating provider to receive a discount at the time of purchase.
I’ve lost my card. How can I get a replacement?
Please contact Flathead Electric Cooperative.
How are these discounts different from traditional insurance?
This plan is not insurance; it is a benefit discount offer. The card provides immediate discounts at the participating provider of your choice. Upon presenting your card, you will pay the discounted price at the time of service. There is no paperwork and no limit to the number of times you can use the card. These discounts are available only at participating providers.
Can I use my Co-op Connections card with my current insurance benefit to
reduce my costs?
No, your card cannot be used in conjunction with insurance. However, use your card for products and services not covered by your insurance plans and receive a discounted rate.
Where can I get a list of providers that accept the card?
The Co-op Connections card is accepted at more than 100,000 health-related providers nationwide. Find participating locations at www.HealthySavings.coop.*
Visit www.connections.coop and click on the Connections Card picture for over 22,000 available discounts.
Can I find out the discounted price of my prescriptions before going to the
Yes, if you know the name, strength and quantity of the medication, you can find the discounted price of the medication by visiting www.rxpricequotes.com. You will receive the best price available to you through this program. On occasion, pharmacies will price a particular medication lower than the discount rate provided by the card. If that occurs, you will receive the lower price. Drug prices are different from pharmacy to pharmacy. Even chains have different prices in their stores depending on the population they are servicing. Additionally, manufacturers’ drug prices change periodically.
*Flathead Electric Cooperative cardholders may not find participating dental, vision, chiropractic, or other medical providers in the local area. Please visit flatheadelectric.com for updates. Disclosures: This is not insurance nor is it intended to replace insurance. This discount card program contains a 30 day cancellation period. This plan provides discounts at certain healthcare providers for medical services. This plan does not make payments directly to the providers of medical services. The plan member is obligated to pay for all healthcare services but will receive a discount from those healthcare providers who have contracted with the discount plan organization. For a full list of disclosures, visit this link. Discount Medical Plan Organization: New Benefits, Ltd., Attn: Compliance Department, PO Box 671309, Dallas, TX 75367-1309.
Updated: Thursday, March 29, 2012