How do I check my Unitedhealthcare OTC card balance?

The card balance and recent transaction detail can be monitored in two ways. Log in to myuhc.com/carecash Opens in a new tab to view transaction details or call the number on your health plan ID card for assistance.


How do I check my balance on my healthy Food Benefit card?

How can I check my card balance?
  1. Calling the number on the back of the card.
  2. Visiting HealthyBenefitsPlus.com/CarePlusHFC. (link opens in new window)
  3. Using the Healthy Benefits Plus mobile app found in the App Store® or on Google Play®


How do I check my UnitedHealthcare benefits?

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Sign in here to view your health plan details and manage your account.


What items can I buy with my healthy food card?

You may use your Healthy Food Card to buy fruit and vegetables, meats and seafood, dairy products, soups, healthy grains, pantry staples and more.

Can I buy meat with my healthy food card?

Go to a participating store. Search for participating stores near you. Choose healthy items like fruits, veggies, fish, meat, and eggs. Pay with your Healthy Foods card — the cashier will scan the bar code on the back.


How do I use the OTC Mobile App?



Can I buy ice cream with my healthy food card?

Ice cream in a carton is generally eligible, as the product is intended for home consumption.

What products can I buy with my Unitedhealthcare OTC card?

Use your healthy food, OTC and utility bill credit to:
  • Buy healthy foods like fruits and vegetables, meat, seafood, dairy products.
  • Choose from thousands of OTC products, like toothpaste, first aid necessities, cough drops, bladder control pads and more.
  • Pay utility bills like electricity, gas, water, and internet.


Can I buy body wash with my OTC card?

OTC items are not eligible for reimbursement if they are normally used for general health, are not used to treat a medical condition (e.g. toothpaste, mouthwash, lotion, shampoo) or are cosmetic in nature (e.g. teeth whitening products, wrinkle reducers). See additional examples in the OTC Chart.


What can I buy with my OTC card 2022?

You can use your Over-the-Counter balance to buy OTC items including:
  • Cold, Cough, and Allergy Relief.
  • Pain Relief.
  • Digestive Health.
  • First Aid.
  • Vitamins.


Can I use my healthy benefits card at Walmart?

How do I shop with my benefits? You have three ways to shop with the Healthy Benefits+ program. You can shop in‐store at any participating store and online through Walmart.com.

What does the OTC card pay for?

Use your OTC Plus card to pay for non-prescription drugs, health-related items, healthy foods, and home utilities such as gas, electric, water, and internet service. Save at your neighborhood pharmacy, farmers' markets, online, and other participating retailers.


Can I use my United Healthcare OTC card at Walmart?

Many UnitedHealthcare members can use their UCard to: Shop at thousands of participating stores, including Walmart, Walgreens, CVS and Kroger, or at neighborhood stores near you.

Can I use my United Healthcare OTC card online?

Shop in-store or online for pain relievers, cold remedies, vitamins and more. Use your OTC credit on your UnitedHealthcare UCard to: Choose from thousands of brand name and generic OTC products, like vitamins, pain relievers, toothpaste, cough drops and more.

What is the Medicare $900 grocery benefit?

What is the Grocery Plus Benefit? The Grocery Plus benefit helps you shop a variety of healthy foods at participating grocery stores. This quarterly allowance, which is combined with your over-the-counter (OTC) allowance, helps you stretch your food budget and buy high-quality, healthy foods.


Does United Healthcare have OTC benefits?

The OTC benefit offers you an easy way to get generic over-the-counter health and wellness items by going to any OTC Health Solutions-enabled CVS Pharmacy, CVS Pharmacy y mas, or Navarro store. You can also order by phone at 1-888-628-2770 (TTY: 711) or online at https://www.cvs.com/otchs/uhc.

How much can I withdraw from my OTC card?

The benefit to an OTC cash withdrawal is that you can withdraw a larger amount, up to $705 per transaction with the same withdrawal fee. In addition, financial institutions often do not charge for OTC withdrawals or "cash advances." OTC withdrawals are also subject to a larger daily maximum, up to $1000 per day.

Can I withdraw cash from my OTC card?

OTC withdrawals are available up to the daily withdrawal authorization limits, provided the Available Balance in your account is greater than or equal to the cash withdrawal amount requested.


How often do you get money on your OTC card?

At the beginning of each calendar quarter, your OTC card is loaded with the quarterly OTC amount for your plan. Your balance does not carry over—try to spend the full amount before the end of each quarter. Don't throw out your card—it will be reloaded at the start of the next calendar quarter.

Can I buy bread with my OTC card?

OTC Food Benefit Card

It can be used to purchase eligible food items such as fresh fruits and vegetables, milk, bread, eggs.

What are considered OTC items?

OTC Supplies
  • Pain relievers and fever control medicine (e.g., acetaminophen, ibuprofen)
  • Decongestants (e.g., Sudafed*)
  • Expectorant (e.g., Mucinex, Robitussin)
  • Antihistamines (e.g., Benadryl)
  • Saline nasal spray.
  • Cough drops.


Can I use my OTC card at Walmart?

To request a catalog and/or order form, call 1-833-569-2330 TTY:711. Visit one of the OTC Network's participating retail locations. Your OTC Network® benefit card can be used at CVS, Dollar General, Duane Reade, Family Dollar, Giant Eagle, H.E.B, Rite Aid, Discount Drug Mart, Walgreens, and Walmart.

Can I use my healthy food card at Dollar General?

The member can use the Healthy Foods Card just like a credit card. The card can be used at thousands of participating stores, including CVS, Dollar General, Family Dollar, Walgreens and Walmart.

Can I buy diapers with OTC card?

Be sure to use your benefit! What is covered with your OTC Benefit? Eligible items include OTC remedies or medicines to alleviate or treat illness or injury, dental care items, eye and ear care items, and incontinence supplies (adult diapers). These items do not require a prescription from a healthcare provider.


Can I use my OTC card at Target?

Note: CVS Pharmacies at Target do not accept OTC Network cards. Unused amounts do not roll over from quarter to quarter or to next year. BSW SeniorCare Advantage HMO plans include a meal benefit to ease your recovery when you return home from the hospital.

What food items can I buy at Walmart with my OTC card?

Here are some of the main types of products that are part of the deal:
  • First aid products.
  • Digestive health products.
  • Braces, wraps, and supports.
  • Footcare products.
  • Antibiotic ointments.
  • Skincare.
  • Oral and dental healthcare products.
  • Vitamins and supplements.