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Increase your sales potential with the OTC Program

Do you want your business to be part of the select group that includes giants like Walmart, CVS, and Walgreens? With the OTC Program, you can offer your customers a wide range of healthy consumer products and over-the-counter medications, while generating revenue and building customer loyalty. Join this growing trend now and take your business to the next level.

In this blog, we will continue to go deeper into the OTC Program and the advantages for supermarket and bodega owners to receive payments with S3 OTC cards. This is a benefit that guarantees the sales of multiple health food products and over-the-counter medicines, ensuring the coverage of a large public with the elderly as its main focus.

In 2024 this market is on the rise, with more than 3,100 points of sale, where wholesalers and retailers already process these cards as a payment method and the benefit is perceived 100% in their finances.

Having the products approved by the program in your inventory is the next, and equally crucial, step if your company already has a point-of-sale system that allows you to accept S3 cards. Be part of this great proposal, that promises to maximize sales and receive more income from purchases of food products, in this blog you will see a list of approved products to increase your sales.

Benefits of the 3S OTC card for your business

Many factors benefit retailers who receive these cards as a payment method, below are some of the elements that businesses can financially benefit from:

Financial growth: Businesses will be able to sell more, by promoting sales of the variety of products that can be paid for with the 3S OTC card. Customers can purchase various products, such as nutritional foods, over-the-counter medicines, body and skin care. This gives customers the convenience of finding everything they need in one place.

Loyalty programs: If your business receives the OTC card, you can design loyalty programs that allow your customers to save money by getting exclusive discounts on various goods.

Inventory focused on authorized products.

If you own a supermarket or bodega, check your product inventory and monitor which of them classify as food and/or healthy, which are on the list of authorized products, and what can be added to your stock. Said authorized products can be checked with a mobile app.

💡 OTC Program FACTS:


  • More than 2,900 affiliated establishments.

  • Presence in 46 U.S. states.

  • More than 228 thousand clients.

  • Member access to authorized products and services that support health determinants.

  • Support local ethnic retailers across the country to improve health, under the Food=Health promise.

  • Approximately $87 million was reinvested in local communities.


Groups of products and services that apply to be purchased with S3 OTC cards

  • Vitamins and dietary supplements.

  • Nutrition and diabetes care.

  • Food and beverages.

  • Non-perishable foods.

  • Weight control and nutritious foods.

  • First aid.

  • Pain management.

  • Oral care.

  • Skincare.

  • Home health care.

  • Health aids.

  • Digestive health and diabetes care.

  • Colds and allergies.

  • Ear and eye care.

Do you want to know which products and/or services your customers can access with the S3 OTC card?

Don't hesitate to acquire this valuable information. Register on the following link to receive the official list and increase your income with these products.

Universum and the OTC Program

With the new alliance between Prohealthconnect and Universum's POS System, bodegas and supermarkets will have access to this program.

If you are an active customer with a uCare or uCare+, fill out a form with one of our agents or click the register button below, and just like that! you will be able to receive OTC Program card transactions for free (purchases are made in the same way as a debit or credit card purchase).

Remember that with our Point of Sales Systems and all our terminals, you can also receive all forms of payment: Cash, Debit Card, Credit Card, EBT Cards, and WIC cards.

Trust us, we help you generate more sales with our services! If you want to learn more about our benefits, please contact our sales agents at 1-888-507-6614 or visit our website:

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