Health Concerns Around Low Income Issues

Prescription Assistance Programs

  • Rx Outreach provides qualified low-income individuals and families with access to generic versions of brand name medications.
  • Rx Hopepatient assistance Internet initiative to get medication for free or a small co-pay, financially supported by pharmaceutical companies.
  • Together Rx Access offers a free savings program that helps eligible participants save approximately 25%-40% on over 275 brand-name prescription drugs and other prescription products.
  • Partnership For Prescription Assistance brings together America's pharmaceutical companies, doctors, other health care providers, patient advocacy organizations and community groups to help qualifying patients who lack prescription coverage get the medicines they need through the public or private program that's right for them.
  • NeedyMeds provides information about patient assistance programs which provide no cost prescription medications to eligible participants.

Insurance and Benefits Assistance Programs

  • Benefits CheckUp assists elderly find prescription drugs, health care, utilities, and other essential items or services programs.
  • independent consumer information  and calculators on affordable health and medical coverage for all states.

Information Resources on Insurance

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