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Hy-Vee Unveils New Generic Drug Program
Date:1/11/2008

DES MOINES, Iowa, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Hy-Vee officials announced today that a new generic prescription drug program will begin Tuesday Jan. 15 in all of their supermarkets and drugstores.

The program offers a 30-day supply of 400 generic drugs at a cost of $4 per prescription. The medicines on the list include antibiotics and drugs that treat aliments such as allergies, asthma, arthritis, diabetes, cholesterol and digestive issues.

There are no forms to fill out or special cards to carry and the program is available to all customers regardless of insurance or co-pays. Lists of the generic medicines included in the program will be available at every pharmacy counter and online at http://www.hy-vee.com beginning Jan. 15.

"We embark on this program in the spirit of exceptional value and helpful service. Those are our trademarks," said Hy-Vee CEO Ric Jurgens. "But we also do it out of a deep commitment to helping customers live easier, healthier, happier lives."

Generic drugs help people save money, especially those without insurance or with high drug co-payments and seniors in the "doughnut hole" of their Medicare drug coverage. The program is expected to be well-received by employer groups as well.

Helping customers and benefit groups save money was but one incentive for the program. Just as important as the cost-savings of generic prescriptions are the education and patient counseling provided by Hy-Vee pharmacists when it comes to medication management and related wellness issues.

"The landscape of medicine in regard to drug therapy is changing," said Bob Egeland, assistant vice president of pharmacy. "Pharmacists are exceptionally trained to help customers understand generic drugs. But at Hy-Vee, it's not just about filling a prescription. We have an entire team of friendly, approachable health care professionals with the knowledge and expertise to assist customer
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