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Patient Savings on Prescription Drugs Reach Record High for 2008, Goal Announced for 2009
Date:2/17/2009

Group Net LLC, a company dedicated to getting pharmaceutical companies more directly involved in helping patients in need with high drug costs, has released its 2008 savings results for the YourRxCard free prescription drug card. The company also announced new patient savings goals for 2009 and recent accomplishments from www.PatientAssistance.com, privately funded by Group Net LLC.

Baton Rouge, LA (PRWEB) February 17, 2009 -- Group Net LLC (www.Group-Net.org) and PatientAssistance.com, Inc (privately funded and supported by Group Net LLC) have released their 2008 patient assistance / patient savings results, 2009 goals, and other advancements in the last year in their efforts to help Americans in need cope with the high cost of prescription medications.

Highlights include:

  • The free prescription drug cards issued through www.YourRxCard.com and www.CountyRxCard.com saved patients over $32 million in 2008 (exceeding the $30 million goal).
  • A new patient savings goal for 2009 has been set at an aggressive $50 million. Results for January 2009 are in line with this goal with savings at $3,450,031.42
  • Group Net LLC funded the launch of www.PatientAssistance.com, a new nonprofit organization and online platform connecting patients with eligible prescription assistance plans offered by pharmaceuti
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