CARE Card Program

Earn rewards for good health

You can earn rewards by doing things that help you stay healthy.

To begin earning rewards, all you have to do is complete the new member health needs assessment or one of the recommended health screenings or tests.

It’s that easy!

     Back of Care Card

Better care, better rewards

Effective January 1, 2023

Members may earn:

  • $20 completion of all six well-child visits (birth to 15 months).
  • $15 annual well visits (ages 2 – 20).
  • $20 annually for adult well visits (ages 21 and older).
  • $5 for annual flu shot.

Women may earn:

  • $20 for completing a postpartum visit within 7 – 84 days of delivery.
  • $10 for cervical cancer screening (women ages 21 – 64).
  • $25 for a prenatal visit in first 12 weeks of pregnancy.

Members with diabetes may earn:

  • $10 annually for completing all three: hemoglobin an A1c (HbA1c) testing, dilated eye exam, and kidney screening.

View the CARE Card flier for more ways to earn rewards (PDF)

Your CARE Card


To activate your card, please call 1-888-682-2400 and follow the instructions. You can also activate your card by visiting You may need your health plan ID card with you to complete activation.

Visit a participating retailer:

You may use your card at any participating retailer. You do not need a prescription and do not need to go to the pharmacy window. Remember to take your card with you — you will need the card to pay for your eligible items.

Pay cashier:

Gather your eligible items and proceed to the store check-out lanes. When you check out, swipe the card for payment. Eligible items up to your available card balance can be paid for with your card.

Any remaining balance will carry over until your next purchase, and new rewards will be loaded as you earn them.

Products you can buy with your CARE Card include*:

Baby care
  • Baby wipes
  • Nursing items
  • Baby powder
  • Diaper bags
  • Bottles
  • Formula
  • Baby foods
  • Pacifiers
  • Teething relief
  • Baby clothes
  • Bibs
  • Training pants
Eye care
  • Contact solution
  • Contact lens cases
  • Eye drops
  • Reading glasses
  • Sunglasses
Children's medicines - over-the-counter (OTC)
  • Children’s cough and cold medicines
  • Children’s allergy medicines
  • Children’s stomach medicine
  • Children’s vitamins
Healthy foods
  • Fruit and vegetables
  • Bottled water
  • Meats
  • Milk, cream
Family planning
  • Pregnancy tests
  • Condoms
  • Contraceptives
Women's care
  • Feminine pads and tampons
  • Panty liners
  • Anti-fungal creams
Diabetic supplies
  • Glucose monitors
  • Test strips
  • Compression socks
  • Foot bath supplies
Pain relief
  • Aspirin
  • Acetaminophen
  • Ibuprofen
  • Muscle pain creams
  • Joint pain medicines
Digestion medicines
  • Antacids
  • Laxatives
  • Stomach medicines
  • Anti-gas medicines
  • Diarrhea treatments
  • Hemorrhoid creams
Wellness items
  • Vitamins
  • Nutrition bars
  • Sport drinks
  • Weight loss foods and shakes
Home health items
  • Bandages
  • Bathtub and toilet rails
  • Grab bars
  • Bed pans
  • Mattress covers
  • Canes
  • Crutches
  • Walking aids
  • Wound dressings
  • Air purifiers
Everyday needs
  • Deodorants
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Dentures
  • Lip balm
  • Mouthwash
  • Adhesive bandages
  • Shaving cream and razors
  • Shampoos and conditioners
  • Soap and body wash
  • Body lotions
  • Sunscreen
  • First-aid kits

* — You cannot use your rewards to purchase alcohol, tobacco, or firearms. Rewards expire 12 months after your most recent reward or upon member disenrollment. Your rewards may not be converted to cash.

Eligible CARE Card program rewards are subject to change. AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana will notify you before the change happens.

Once your doctor notifies us that you have completed a healthy activity we will add rewards to your card. Members may not be eligible to earn all of the rewards listed. For questions, call Member Services at 1-888-756-0004 (TTY 1-866-428-7588) 24 hours a day, seven days a week.