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  Co-op Connections Card quick-start guide here. The Co-op Connections Card is a free benefit provided by Boone REMC. By showing your Co-op Connections card at participating pharmacies and retailers, you can save money on items you purchase every day. The card includes discounts on prescriptions, dental, vision, hearing, lab and imaging and chiropractic services,


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Co-op Connections Card quick-start guide here.

The Co-op Connections Card is a free benefit provided by Boone REMC. By showing your Co-op Connections card at participating pharmacies and retailers, you can save money on items you purchase every day. The card includes discounts on prescriptions, dental, vision, hearing, lab and imaging and chiropractic services, and discounts at local and national businesses.

 

Need a card?

Boone REMC members were mailed a free Co-op Connections card with their August 2014 electricity bills. If you didn’t receive a card by Sept. 1, 2014, you were not yet a member of Boone REMC, or you have lost or misplaced yours, please contact Mandy Saucerman, Boone REMC communications and marketing specialist, at 800-897-7362.

 

Discounts and offers!
Go to www.connections.coop for a complete list of all discounts and offers.

For deals specific to the local area, click here.

 

Pharmacy discounts

Use your Co-op Connections card to get 10% to 85% discounts on prescriptions at participating pharmacies. You also have access to over 60,000 national and regional pharmacy chain stores, including CVS, Walgreens, Walmart and Target.

  • 10% to 85% on prescriptions at participating pharmacies.
  • 10% to 60% discounts on eyeglasses, contact lenses, eye exams and LASIK. Participating providers include LensCrafters, Pearle Vision, Sears Optical, JC Penney, and Target Optical.
  • 20% to 40% discounts on dental care, such as cleanings, x-rays, root canals, crowns and orthodontics.
  • 35% discount on hearing aid prices at 2,000+ locations and a complimentary hearing evaluation.
  • 10% to 60% off usual charges for MRI and CT procedures plus savings on blood tests and other lab testing.
  • 50% savings on chiropractic diagnostic services and 30% savings on chiropractic treatments and other services, along with a free initial consultation.

For a complete list of participating healthcare providers and pharmacies, visit www.healthysavings.coop.

 

Download the App

The Co-op Connections app allows Boone REMC members to obtain details about online, national and local discounts offered by participating Touchstone Energy cooperatives across the country. Use this app to find discounts right at home – or anywhere you travel.

 

Where can I find the app to download?

For iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/co-op-connections/id425692910?mt=8

For Droid Phones: https://market.android.com/details?id=com.vfourweb.coopconn

For Blackberry: http://appworld.blackberry.com/webstore/content/51988?lang=en

 

Interested in becoming a participating business?
First, read through this overview sheet that details the key benefits of the program.

If you’d like to participate, return a completed Co-op Connections Card Business Contract to Mandy Saucerman, Boone REMC communications and marketing specialist, at msaucerman@bremc.com or by dropping off at the REMC office, located at 1207 Indianapolis Ave., Lebanon. Questions? Call 800-897-7362.

 

Frequently asked questions

How much will I save?

Online shopping and local discounts will vary. Visit www.connections.coop 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.
  • 10% to 60% discounts on eyewear including frames and lenses, mail order contact lenses, eye exams and LASIK at over 12,000 eye care facilities.
  • 20% to 40% discounts on dental care such as cleanings, x-rays, root canals, crowns and orthodontics at over 130,000 participating practices.
  • 50% savings on chiropractic diagnostic services and 30% savings on chiropractic treatments and other services, along with a free initial consultation.
  • 10% to 60% off usual charges for MRI and CT procedures and also save on blood tests and other lab testing.
  • 35% discounts on hearing aids, plus a free initial hearing evaluation.

For online shopping, simply use the coupon codes and/or links provided on the site to save.

 

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 discounts?

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! Just 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?

Go to connections.coop, hover over the Boone REMC Co-op Connections Card icon and it will prompt you to print a paper copy. If you do not have computer/internet access, stop by Boone REMC or contact Mandy Saucerman, Boone REMC communications and marketing specialist, at 800-897-7362.

 

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. Please discuss the program discounts with health-related provider prior to services rendered or purchases.

 

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 for over 22,000 online shopping and local business discounts.

 

Can I find out the discounted price of my prescriptions before going to the pharmacy?

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.