If we seniors had just one prescribed pill for every promise politicians have made proposing adequate Medicare-drug benefits, we’d each have a lifetime pile of pharmaceuticals.
More bogus assurances belch forth from Washington daily.
Unfortunately, all the drug company cards, LillyAnswers, Orange Card, Novartis CareCard, etc. have been cancelled because “they are not needed with Plan D.”
Yes, that’s what Big Pharma is saying!
Same for most of the free drug patient assistance programs offered until January, 2006.
However, you can still buy cheap drugs abroad, see…
Canada: Your Prescription for Lower Drug Prices. And also…
Check Out What Your State Has to Offer…
Alaska – Chronic and Acute Medical Assistance
California – Prescription Assisance for Medicare Patients
Connecticut – Pharmaceutical Assistance Contract to the Elderly (800) 842-1508
Delaware Prescription Assistance Program
(800) 996-9669 ext. 17
Florida – Pharmaceutical Expense Assistance for Low-Income Elderly (888) 419-3456
Illinois – Circuit Breaker and Pharmaceutical Assistance Program (800) 356-6302
Indiana – HoosierRx Program
Maine – Elderly Low-Cost Drug Program
Maryland – Maryland Pharmacy Assistance Program
Massachusetts – Senior Pharmacy Program
Michigan – Michigan Emergency Pharmaceutical Program for Seniors (517) 373-8230
Minnesota – Senior Drug Program
Nevada – SeniorRx
New Hampshire – New Hampshire Senior Prescription Discount Program (603) 271-4688
New Jersey – Pharmaceutical Assistance to the Aged and Disabled (800) 792-9745
New York – Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage Fee Plan (800) 332-3724
Pennsylvania – Phamaceutical Assistance for the Elderly
(800) 225- 7223
Rhode Island – Rhode Island Pharmaceutical Assistance for the Elderly (401) 222-2858
South Carolina – SilverRx Card
Vermont – Vermont Health Access Plan
Washington – Alliance to Reduce Prescription Drug Spending
West Virginia – Senior Prescription Assistance Network
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