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Tuesday, April 02, 2013

Walmart Expands Program to Provide Talking Prescription Containers

Article from the Law Office of Lainey Feingold:

Do you need information about how to order Talking Prescription containers for prescription medication obtained from Walmart? You’ll find everything you need in this post. In June, 2012, Walmart became the first national pharmacy retailer to offer Talking Prescription Containers free of charge to persons with visual impairments. The ScripTalk Talking Prescription program is being offered to customers across the country through Walmart mail order. In addition to the national mail order program, Walmart now offers ScripTalk at 33 stores around the country. A list of stores where ScripTalk is available, as well as instructions for ordering, appear below. Read the June, 2012 Walmart press release announcing its ScripTalk initiative.

Information you need to order Talking Prescription Containers from Walmart

  • To order ScripTalk talking prescription containers for use with prescription medications obtained from Walmart, you must first contact Walmart. For mail order, Walmart has a dedicated toll free phone line for ScripTalk requests. The toll free number is 1-888-227-3403. You may also contact any of the stores listed below directly for information on receiving ScripTalk containers from those stores. 
  • To listen to the talking label provided by Walmart, you will need reading device from Envision America, the company that makes ScripTalk. The device is called the ScripTalk reader (or the ScripTalk machine or device) and is available free of charge to Walmart pharmacy customers who are blind. After you have contacted Walmart, you will need to contact Envision America to order your device. Envision America has a dedicated toll-free line for requests, and for general ScripTalk service & inquiries. The toll-free Envision America number is 1-855-773-2579 (1-855-SPEAK-RX.)
  • You only need to order the device once: it will work with any Talking Prescription label you receive from Walmart.
  • Walmart is currently also offering the Talking Prescription labels in thirty three stores across the country, listed at the end of this post. As with mail order, you will need to contact both the Walmart store (for the prescription medication) and Envision America (for the ScripTalk reader).
  • If you are a Walmart customer with a visual impairment who’s store is not yet offering ScripTalk, contact Walmart at 1-888-227-3403 to request that the ScripTalk containers be offered at your store. Please use the Contact form on this Website to let us know if you have made a request.
  • We also welcome your feedback about the Walmart Talking Prescription Container initiative. To contact the Law Office of Lainey Feingold, please use the Contact Form on this website. To contact co-counsel at Goldstein, Borgen, Dardarian and Ho, please call toll free at 1-800-822-5000.

    Walmart Stores Where ScripTalk is Available

    Walmart customers across the United States can order ScripTalk Talking Prescription Containers through Walmart mail order by calling 1-888-227-3403. In addition, the Talking Containers are available at the following Walmart Stores. (After contacting the store, you will need to contact Envision America toll free at 1-855-773-2579 to obtain the ScripTalk reader.)

    Walmart #432
    214 Haynes St
    Talladega, Alabama 35160
    Local Phone: 256-761-1819


    Walmart #2113
    1607 W Bethany Home Rd
    Phoenix, Arizona 85015
    Local Phone: 602-246-6601


    Walmart #2280
    600 Showers Dr
    Mountain View, California 94040
    Local Phone: 650-971-0878


    Walmart #2598
    3661 Truxel Rd
    Sacramento, California 95834
    Local Phone: 916-928-9673


    Walmart #2751
    601 Englewood Pkwy
    Englewood, Colorado 80110
    Local Phone: 303-789-7209


    Walmart #3125
    3615 W Bowles Ave
    Littleton, Colorado 80123
    Local Phone: 303-218-4879


    Sam’s Club #8120
    3122 Dick Wilson Blvd
    Tallahassee, Florida 32301
    Local Phone: 850-671-2711


    Sam’s Club #8138
    1175 Beville Rd
    Daytona Beach, Florida 32119
    Local Phone: 386-760-3078


    Walmart #3235
    1425 NE 163rd St
    North Miami Beach, Florida 33162
    Local Phone: 305-949-5451


    Walmart #4520
    4021 Lagniappe Way
    Tallahassee, Florida 32317
    Local Phone: 850-656-7211


    Walmart #579
    2355 US Highway 1 S
    St. Augustine, Florida 32086
    Local Phone: 904-794-4134


    Walmart #5854
    8400 Coral Way
    Miami, Florida 33155
    Local Phone: 305-351-9519


    Walmart #3210
    2760 No. Dirksen Pkwy
    Springfield, Illinois 62702
    Local Phone: 217-522-4054


    Walmart #1580
    10617 E Washington St
    Indianapolis, Indiana 46229
    Local Phone: 317-895-0316


    Walmart #5991
    3137 S Seneca St
    Wichita, Kansas 67207
    Local Phone: 316-361-3351


    Walmart #1206
    3132 College Dr
    Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808
    Local Phone: 225-952-0776


    Walmart #2867
    3225 Towne Center Blvd
    Lansing, Michigan 48912
    Local Phone: 517-487-9161


    Walmart #2939
    200 Marketplace Drive
    Richland, Mississippi 39218
    Local Phone: 601-939-2958


    Walmart #391
    2270 W Main St
    Tupelo, Mississippi 38801
    Local Phone: 662-842-9375


    Walmart #1014
    4000 S Bolger Rd
    Independence, Missouri 64055
    Local Phone: 816-478-3975


    Walmart #1872
    2750 Prospect Ave
    Helena, Montana 59601
    Local Phone: 406-443-3455


    Walmart #2593
    2310 E Serene Ave
    Las Vegas, Nevada 89123
    Local Phone: 702-270-7837


    Walmart #5178
    220 Enterprise Dr
    Rockaway, New Jersey 07866
    Local Phone: 973-361-6709


    Walmart #2210
    3290 Sheridan Dr
    Amherst, New York 14226
    Local Phone: 716-691-0738


    Walmart #2058
    1725 New Hope Church Rd
    Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
    Local Phone: 919-790-9856


    Walmart #2552
    4200 SE 82nd Ave
    Portland, Oregon 97266
    Local Phone: 503-788-0400


    Walmart #2141
    1675 S Christopher Columbus Bl
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19148
    Local Phone: 215-468-4230


    Walmart #1183
    2401 Augusta Rd
    West Columbia, South Carolina 29169
    Local Phone: 803-791-8114


    Walmart #2625
    1025 West Trinity Mills Rd
    Carrollton, Texas 75006
    888-227-3403
    Mail Order Center


    Walmart #4554
    2525 W Anderson Ln
    Austin, Texas 78757
    Local Phone: 512-354-8904


    Walmart #651
    4145 Dowlen Rd
    Beaumont, Texas 77706
    Local Phone: 409-899-3615


    Sam’s Club #6686
    300 W 1905 S
    Salt Lake City, Utah 84115
    Local Phone: 801-478-1695


    Walmart #5753
    6303 Richmond Hwy
    Alexandria, Virginia 22306
    Local Phone: 703-253-9908


    Walmart #5697
    7025 W. Main St
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53214
    Local Phone: 414-203-0683


    Walmart #2625
    1025 West Trinity Mills Rd
    Carrollton, Texas 75006
    Phone: 972-323-4600

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