619-543-7453 or toll-free 855-388-8022 for 24-hour assistance
UC San Diego Health operates specialty pharmacies in Kearny Mesa and La Jolla for patients with complex medication needs. See
for addresses and hours. You can get 24-hour assistance from our clinical support toll-free at
. We ensure prescriptions are mailed in a safe and timely manner directly to you.
UC San Diego Health pharmacists offer the highest level of expertise for patients with complex medication needs.
You may need specialty medications for the following conditions:
Specialty Pharmacy Services
If you or a family member has a chronic or complex medical condition, you know how challenging it can be to follow your medication treatment plan and complete all the necessary forms. Our specialty pharmacy services include help with all aspects of medication management, including:
- Financial assistance programs and help lowering drug costs
- Refills and mail delivery options
- Copayment information
- Insurance questions
- Secure payment options
- Special authorization requests required by insurance
Prescription Refills and Mail Delivery Options
Refill or renew your prescriptions:
- Call our automated phone line at 619-543-6191 to pick up your medications at one of our pharmacies.
- Request automatic mail delivery of your medications by calling one of
our pharmacies directly.
How to Read Your Prescription Label
If you are refilling a prescription drug by phone, you may be asked to provide your medical record number (MRN) and prescription number. You can find your MRN in the upper left hand corner of the prescription label. The prescription number is in the right hand corner by "Rx."