Chapter 5: Health and Mental Health


Section 6: Prescription Drug Assistance


A Pharma Card

Email:

info@apharmacard.com

A Pharma Card brings you access to significantly discounted prices on everyday drugs. It's free, easy to use, and recognized by a network of over 60,000 pharmacies nationwide.

Simply present the card to your pharmacist to take advantage of significant discounts on all prescriptions. Better yet, one card works for the entire family.

While it is not insurance, our program provides up to 75% off the retail price on everyday drugs and is accepted at all major chains, nationwide.

415 Campbell Avenue, SW
Roanoke , VA 24016

Voice: 

540-569-0476

AbbVie Patient Assistance Foundation

The Foundation provides AbbVie medicines at no cost to people experiencing financial difficulties.

Toll Free: 

800-222-6885

American Kidney Fund

Email:

helpline@kidneyfund.org

The American Kidney Fund (AKF) fights kidney disease on all fronts as the nation’s leading kidney nonprofit. AKF works on behalf of the 37 million Americans living with kidney disease, and the millions more at risk, with an unmatched scope of programs that support people wherever they are in their fight against kidney disease—from prevention through post-transplant living.

11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300
Rockville , MD 20852

Toll Free: 

800-638-8299

Disability Resources, Inc.

Email:

info@driabilene.org

Disability Resources, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is a planned community designed to enhance the lives of our residents, develop their life skills and provide the required medical care, spiritual opportunities for growth and to encourage healthy lifestyles. The campus is a pleasant place to live and work for adults (18 and older) with developmental and physical challenges.

Services include:
Day Program
Intermediate Care
Residential Care
Clinical, Health and Dental Care
Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapies Access
Document Destruction

3602 N Clack St.
Abilene , TX 79601

Voice: 

325-677-6815

Fax: 

325-673-7829

Johnson & Johnson Patient Assistance Foundation, Inc.

Johnson & Johnson Patient Assistance Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit organization that assists patients without adequate financial resources and prescription coverage in obtaining free products donated by the operating companies of Johnson & Johnson. The Foundation is an independent organization reflecting the Johnson & Johnson operating companies' long-standing commitment to helping patients access prescription medicines.

Johnson & Johnson Patient Assistance Foundation, Inc.
Patient Assistance Program, P.O. Box 221857
Charlotte , NC 28222

Voice: 

800-652-6227

Fax: 

888-526-5168

Merck

Merck Patient Assistance Program, Merck Prescription Discount Program, Merck Vaccine Patient Assistance Program and Medicare Assistance.

National Organization for Rare Diseases (NORD)

Medication Assistance Programs: NORD administers prescription drug assistance programs for people who are uninsured or underinsured. The programs are sponsored by pharmaceutical companies and focus on provision of specific medications. NORD also has early access programs that provide access to some investigational drugs going through the process of FDA approval. Follow this link to the NORD webpage for their Assistance Programs.

5 Kenosia Avenue
Danbury , CT 06810

Voice: 

203-797-9590

Toll Free: 

800-999-6673

Fax: 

203-798-2291

NeedyMeds, Inc

Email:

info@needymeds.org

NeedyMeds is a 501(c)(3) national non-profit information resource dedicated to helping people locate assistance programs to help them afford their medications and other healthcare costs.

NeedyMeds' mission is to be the best source of accurate, comprehensive and up-to-date information on programs that help people facing problems paying for medications and health care; to assist those in need in applying to programs; and to provide health-related education using innovative methods.

NeedyMeds now offers you another way to save on prescription costs. With the NeedyMeds Drug Discount Card you can save up to 80% off the price of your prescription medications. The card may be used by those without insurance and by those who decide not to use their insurance - for example if the drug is not covered under their plan, the copay or deductible is high, the cap has been reached, or if they are in the doughnut hole.

P.O. Box 219
Gloucester , MA 01931

Toll Free: 

800-503-6897 Helpline

Fax: 

419-858-7221

Oklahoma Drug Card

Email:

cs@freedrugcard.us

As a resident of Oklahoma, you and your family have access to a statewide Prescription Assistance Program (PAP). Create and print your FREE discount prescription drug card below. This card will provide you with Rx medication savings of up to 75% at more than 56,000 pharmacies across the country including Kmart, CVS/pharmacy, Target, Walgreens, Walmart, and many more. You can create as many cards as you need. We encourage you to give cards to friends and family members. This card is pre-activated and can be used immediately!

Toll Free: 

877-321-6755

Partnership for Prescription Assistance

The Partnership for Prescription Assistance helps qualifying patients without prescription drug coverage get the medicines they need through the program that is right for them. Many will get their medications free or nearly free.

Toll Free: 

888-477-2669

Prescription Drug Patient Assistance Programs

The 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. Many will get them free or nearly free.

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA)
950 F Street, NW, Suite 300
Washington , DC 20004

Voice: 

202-835-3400

Toll Free: 

888-477-2669

Fax: 

202-835-3414

RX For Oklahoma

Email:

rhonda.harding-hill@okcommerce.gov

RX for Oklahoma helps Oklahomans access prescription assistance programs provided by pharmaceutical manufacturing companies. RX for Oklahoma staff will take your demographic information including name, age, address and income as well as prescription(s) needed and dosage(s). This information is then entered into a special database that generates the appropriate paperwork for the pharmaceutical companies for which you are eligible.

Voice: 

405-815-5126

Toll Free: 

877-794-6552

RxAssist

Email:

info@rxassist.org

RxAssist is a nationally recognized, web based medication assistance resource center. Established in 1999 with funding from The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, RxAssist gives providers, advocates, consumer and caregivers comprehensive, up-to-date information in an easy to use format. RxAssist is part of the Center for Primary Care and Prevention at Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island.