Thursday, May 7
EVENT TIME: 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
ADDRESS: Wichita Public Library
223 South Main Street
EVENT TIME: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: Prairie Star Health Center (community clinic)
1600 North Lorraine Street
Friday, May 8
EVENT TIME: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
ADDRESS: Central Kansas Mental Health Center
EVENT TIME: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: Konza Prairie Community Health Center
361 Grant Avenue
Junction City, KS 66441
"The PPA, so far, has helped well over 60,000 Kansans find out if they may qualify for free or discounted medicines and as we move forward into 2009, the assistance is still available," said PhRMA President and CEO Billy Tauzin. "That's good news for the citizens of Kansas, where there are more than 92,540 people out of work."
Patients who qualify for help from the PPA's participating patient assistance programs have access to more than 2,500 brand-name and generic prescription medicines. In addition, the PPA provides information on more than 10,000 free health care clinics in America and has connected more than 277,000 patients with clinics and health care providers in their communities.
Patients seeking help from PPA can call a toll-free number (1-888-4-PPA-NOW) to talk to a trained operator or access the PPA Web site (www.pparx.org). It only takes 10 to 15 minutes to find out if someone may qualify for free or discounted medications.
To help spread the word about the assistance available, the PPA's "Help Is Here Express" buses continue to visit communities all over the country with trained specialists on board to provide information on ho
|SOURCE Partnership for Prescription Assistance|
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