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Pharmacy Network

Students can save on drug costs and dispensing fees if they go to one of the specific pharmacies listed below!

Please review the details of the pharmacy network to find out how you can save money now:

Sobeys Pharmacy logo

We are proud to announce the addition of the Sobeys Family to our exclusive preferred provider network designed to bring students market leading cost savings and value-adds.

The Sobeys family of pharmacies operating under the banners of Sobeys Pharmacy, Pharmacy at Safeway, FreshCo Pharmacy, Thrifty Foods Pharmacy, IGA Pharmacy, Foodland Pharmacy and Lawtons Drugs, offers several services including online prescription refills and appointment booking, medication reviews, custom adherence packaging, immunization services and more. When filling your prescription at any of these locations, simply show your drug card to automatically receive your preferred dispensing fee / price reductions.

Please visit any of their 415+ locations across Canada to begin accessing these savings today. Find locations at www.pharmacynearestyou.ca.

What pharmacy benefits does Sobeys National Pharmacy Group offer?

Within Ontario, the dispensing fee is $8.83 and drug mark-up is capped at 8% (6% on drug costs over $1,000).

In British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, and Prince Edward Island, the discount is $2.00 per prescription applied against the dispensing fee.

In Alberta, Nova Scotia, and Saskatchewan, the discount is applied per prescription as $1.00 against member out-of-pocket co-pay and $1.00 credited annually to the plan.

For Sobeys Pharmacy by Mail (mail order service), the dispensing fee is $4.99, and mark-up is capped at 8%.

How do I access the pharmacy benefits?

Present your drug card when having your prescription filled and you’ll automatically save on the dispensing fee and mark up costs.

Is my family eligible to access the pharmacy benefits?

Yes. All covered dependents are eligible to receive the pharmacy benefits.

How do I get a Lawtons Discount Card?

To get a Lawtons Discount Card that entitles you to discounts on products, go to: https://services.lawtons.ca/ppn and use Username: PeopleCorp and Password: PCPPN19!

After you register, your card will be mailed to you. To get your discount while shopping at Lawtons locations, you’ll need to present your Lawtons Discount Card and Photo ID at the time of purchase.

What additional services does Sobeys National Pharmacy Group offer?

Sobeys National Pharmacy Group offers several services including online prescription refills and appointment booking, medication reviews, custom adherence packaging, immunization services and more. Visit www.pharmacynearestyou.ca and select your pharmacy of preference to learn more.

Can I get my prescriptions transferred to a Sobeys pharmacy from another pharmacy?

Transferring your prescriptions is easy. Visit or call the preferred pharmacy network location and request a transfer of your file. The pharmacy will collect the necessary information from you and take care of the rest.

How does Sobeys Pharmacy by Mail work?

Sobeys Pharmacy by Mail is a direct-to-your-door pharmacy where you order your prescription medications by phone, online, by e-mail or post mail. To learn more about ordering your prescriptions online, visit https://www.sobeyspharmacybymail.ca/questions.aspx

Metro and Food Basics Pharmacy logo

Your school is enrolled in HealthWorks, which is Metro Ontario Pharmacies Limited’s Preferred Provider Network (PPN). Students that are part of a Preferred Provider Network are eligible for a preferred dispensing fee of $5.99.

To save on your prescriptions, simply present your Metro Ontario Pharmacies Limited drug card along with your drug benefit card at a Metro or Food Basics pharmacy. You will only have to present this card once to start receiving the savings. Please click here to access instructions for the Metro Ontario Pharmacies Limited drug card. Please click here to download the Metro Ontario Pharmacies Limited drug card.

No sign-up is required. Find your local Metro or Food Basics pharmacy at the websites listed below and start saving.

Frequently Asked Questions:
1. What is HealthWorks?

Your school is enrolled in HealthWorks, which is a Preferred Provider Network that allows you to save on your prescriptions at any Metro or Food Basics pharmacy in Ontario.

2. How do I receive preferred pricing at a Metro and Food Basics pharmacy?

Simply present your Metro Ontario Pharmacies Limited drug card along with your myBenefits Card at the pharmacy. You will automatically receive preferred pricing on your prescriptions. No sign up is required.

3. Is my family eligible for preferred pricing?

Anyone with a Metro Ontario Pharmacies Limited drug card is eligible for preferred pricing on prescriptions.

4. At what locations am I eligible for preferred pricing?

You are eligible for preferred pricing at any Metro or Food Basics pharmacy in Ontario. Simply go to metro.ca/pharmacy or foodbasics.ca/pharmacy to find your closest pharmacy.

5. What if I currently get my prescriptions filled at another pharmacy? How can I get my prescriptions filled at a Metro or Food Basics pharmacy?

Simply contact a Metro or Food Basics pharmacy and give them the phone number of the other pharmacy and the details of the prescriptions you would like transferred. The pharmacy will handle the rest.

Alliance logo

We are extremely excited to announce the addition of the Alliance Pharmacy Group to the Gallivan Savings Network, our exclusive preferred provider network that bring market-leading cost savings and value-adds.

Alliance Pharmacy Group is a pioneer of the central dispensing online pharmacy and a leading provider of innovative pharmacy care.

What cost advantages does Alliance Pharmacy offer on prescription medications?
  • Reduced dispensing fee of $6.49
  • Reduced markups of 8% on prescription drugs in Ontario
  • Reduced markups of 9% on prescription drugs in all other provinces
  • Up to a 90-day supply of medication, in consultation with your doctor
What patient support services will students have access to?
  • Pharmacist Counselling
  • Refill Reminders and Renewal Management
  • Free and Convenient Overnight Delivery*
How do I access the pharmacy and retail benefits provided by Alliance Pharmacy?

Students will automatically get the dispensing fee and markup discounts on prescription drugs when you provide your plan number (330828) and your myBenefits Card. Visit www.alliancepharmacy.ca to get started by creating your account.

To create an account:

  1. Go to www.alliancepharmacy.ca
  2. Click Get Started
  3. Complete the Required fields. In the Employer/School/Group Code, enter your benefits plan group ID number
  4. Click Create My Account
Is my family eligible to access the pharmacy benefits?

Yes. All covered dependents are eligible to receive the pharmacy benefits

Can I get my prescription transferred to Alliance Pharmacy from another pharmacy?

With your permission, Alliance’s pharmacists will coordinate the transfer of all existing prescriptions from your current pharmacy

Vision Network

Iris Optometry Practice

IRIS logo

All IRIS locations have reopened! Our Opticians, Optometrists and associates are looking forward to welcoming IRIS Advantage members to their locations and providing eye examinations, new eyewear and contact lenses.

IRIS has implemented rigorous health and safety measures in all of our locations. Please note, in order to ensure that safe distancing and thorough sanitizing can take place, all services are now being provided by appointment only. Call your local IRIS location to book a convenient time Find a Location or use our online booking system: Book An Eye Exam.

The following short video will let you know what to expect when you visit your IRIS location. Please take a moment to watch.

The IRIS network of professionals includes over 500 Opticians, Optometrists and Ophthalmologists at over 160 locations. Their professionals maintain the highest standards of technical skills and are equipped with the latest advances in eye care technology.

Please click here to access the Welcome Letter for details on the eyecare savings and how to register for the IRIS Advantage Program.

*Please note that your myBenefits Card will be requested when you visit an IRIS store and redeem your offers.

As a member of your student benefit plan, you are entitled to receive eyecare benefits through the IRIS Advantage program. There is no cost to you to receive these benefits and are combinable with any existing extended health plan you are currently using. When you registered yourself and your family members, you would have received, via email a confirmation along with your offers as an attachment to the confirmation email. Where possible, we can direct bill insurance providers.

These benefits are applicable to any additional dependents in your household that are on your student benefit plan.

These benefits are redeemable at any IRIS location across Canada.

Advantage Benefits are:
  • $150.00 IRIS Certificate*: Redeemable towards the purchase of prescription eyeglasses a pair of fully coated prescription lenses
  • $150.00 IRIS Certificate*: Redeemable towards the purchase of prescription eyeglasses a pair of fully coated prescription lenses
  • $150.00 IRIS Certificate*: Redeemable towards the purchase of prescription eyeglasses a pair of fully coated prescription lenses
  • $50 IRIS Certificate*: Redeemable towards the purchase of a pair of progressive lenses
  • $25 IRIS Certificate*: Redeemable towards the purchase of a pair single vision lenses
  • $50.00 IRIS Certificate*: Redeemable towards the purchase of non-prescription sunglasses (valued at $100.00 or more.)
  • $50.00 IRIS Certificate*: Redeemable towards the purchase of annual supply of contact lenses.
  • $250 IRIS Certificate: Redeemable for laser eye surgery both eyes or $250 per eye for specific intraocular lens replacement. (Available at our Ophthalmology Clinic in Laval, Quebec only)
The small print:
  • These benefits can be used for multiple purchases.
  • These benefits cannot be combined with any other IRIS promotions.
  • These benefits cannot be used towards services such as Eye Examinations.
  • Only 1 (one) Advantage offer per purchase

A current prescription (not more than 24 months old) must be provided for the purchase of prescription eyewear. If your prescription is older than 24 months, you will need to make an appointment with your Optometrist, or with an IRIS Optometrist for a complete eye examination.

In addition to an exceptional customer experience they will enjoy all of the benefits IRIS offers including our IRIS warranties and No-Matter-What Guarantee, and options for interest free financing.

These benefits can be redeemed at any IRIS location across Canada.

How do I access the IRIS Advantage Program?

Please see the Welcome Letter to register for the savings and please present your drug card when visiting any IRIS location

You must present your myBenefits Card at each visit.

Chiropractors Network

We have a network of select Chiropractors who provide students with savings on services. To take advantage of the savings brought to you by your student organization, use "Find a Practitioner" to access a Select Partner in your area.

Chiropractors accessed through the network will offer the following rates:

Current Coverage Assessment Fee Treatment Fee
Reimbursed at 90% up to $500 per benefit year * Up to $30 Up to $25

* X-rays not included in this savings

Chiropractors have partnered with mystudentplan to help you get the most out of your student Health Plan. If you choose to visit a Chiropractor, not on our list, you will still be covered by your student Plan, but may have a higher out-of-pocket cost.

You must present your myBenefits Card at each visit.