"Meijer is thrilled to receive this recognition and validation of our free antibiotic and pre-natal vitamin programs from such an important organization," said Mark Murray, president of Meijer. "As we approach the three million free prescription milestone, we are also thrilled to see a more than 1300 percent increase in our prenatal prescription fill rate since we launched the program. Meijer's focus is always on the well being of our customers. These programs truly provide an important benefit to residents of Michigan as well as Meijer customers throughout the Midwest."
Through either the free antibiotic or pre-natal vitamin programs, any Meijer customer, regardless of insurance or co-pay, can take their antibiotic or pre-natal vitamin prescription to any Meijer pharmacy and receive their prescribed antibiotics or pre-natal vitamins free of charge.
About Meijer: Meijer is a Grand Rapids, Michigan, based retailer that operates 185 supercenters throughout Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, and Kentucky. As the inventor of the "one-stop shopping" concept, Meijer stores have evolved through the years to include expanded fresh produce and meat departments, as well as pharmacies, comprehensive electronics departments, garden centers and apparel offerings. Additional information on Meijer and the ability to shop for more can be found at http://www.meijer.com .
About Michigan Primary Care Association: Michigan Primary Care
Association has been the voice for Community Health Centers and other
community-based providers in Michigan since 1980. It is a leader in
building a healthy society in which all residents have convenient and
affordable access to quality health care. MPCA's mission is to promote,
support, and develop comprehensive, accessible, and affordable quality
community-based primary care services to everyone in Michigan. For more
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