Navigation Links
Non-Profit Offers 3 Easy Consumer Tips to Save on Prescriptions
Date:9/15/2011

GLOUCESTER, Mass., Sept. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Health care costs are increasing, but NeedyMeds.org today reminded consumers that there are ways to save money while staying healthy.

NeedyMeds.org is a not-for-profit one-stop-shopping clearinghouse when it comes to finding discounts on prescription medications and other medical needs.  Consumer can visit www.needymeds.org to see information in both English and Spanish regarding cost savings on prescription drugs that cuts through all of the confusing clutter, and patients can even sign up for savings right on the spot.

Dr. Richard Sagall, President of NeedyMeds.org, said,  "Patients are healthier when they stay on the medication that their doctor has prescribed.  The team at NeedyMeds.org understands that cost can be a factor in prescription adherence.  We are working to raise awareness of the multitude of ways people can save money on their prescriptions.  When you know where to look, the availability of savings is astounding."

Dr. Sagall offers these three tips to consumers looking to cut their medical costs:

  • Check out Patient Assistance Programs (PAPs): PAPs provide free or low-cost prescription medicine to low-income people who are uninsured or under-insured and meet certain guidelines
  • "Clip" coupons: Coupons are available for nearly half of all brand name drugs on the market and are able to be used in every state in the nation except Massachusetts.
  • Sign up for drug discount cards: There are many kinds of Drug Discount cards so be informed about the one you choose.  NeedyMeds.org offers a drug discount card that provides a savings up to 80% on many medicines, and there are many other drug discount cards available as well.  Cards are free and open to everyone.  Log on to NeedyMeds.org and click on "drug discount cards" for more information.  There is no registration required and your entire family can use the same card.


'/>"/>
SOURCE NeedyMeds.org
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Non-Profit Breastcancer.org Shares Concerns with FDA on Avastin Breast Cancer Recommendation
2. IBA Particle Therapys $20,000 Grant Helps Non-Profit Ease Costs for Children Traveling to Receive Proton Therapy
3. RediClinic Offers Affordable New Plan Clinically Shown to Double a Persons Chance to Stop Smoking
4. Spine Institute of Louisiana Offers Cervical Spine Motion Preservation as an Alternative to Fusion Surgery
5. CVS/pharmacy Offers Flu Vaccinations in Over 4,000 Stores
6. Spit for the Cure Offers Unique Opportunity for Women to Participate in Breast Cancer Research
7. Concentra Offers Flu Vaccines to Keep America Working
8. New Report by Pediatricians Finds Gaps in Preparing to Protect Kids From Pandemic Flu, Offers Recommendations
9. UPDATE: New Report by Pediatricians Finds Gaps in Preparing to Protect Kids From Pandemic Flu, Offers Recommendations
10. New UNAIDS Report Offers Encouraging News, But Most HIV-Positive Mothers Still Not Getting the Care & Treatment They Need
11. New Data Published in The Lancet Show GSKs ROTARIX(R) Offers Protection Against the Most Common Circulating Rotavirus Types
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/5/2017)... , Oct. 5, 2017  In response to ... Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) released prescribing recommendations ... to be used as a first-line therapy to ... Recognizing the value ... White Paper "Opioid Prescribing: Acute and Postoperative Pain ...
(Date:10/4/2017)... OBP Medical , a leading ... today announced regulatory approval from Brazil,s ... Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária (ANVISA)) to market ... with integrated LED light source and smoke evacuation ... of a tissue pocket or cavity during surgical ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... Fla. , Oct. 2, 2017  AllianceRx Walgreens ... company formed by Walgreens and pharmacy benefit manager Prime ... its new brand, which included the unveiling of new ... , as well as at a few other ... the new brand to patients, some of whom will ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... ... ‘17, and Jennifer Huggins, PharmD ’17, along with clinical associate professor Janice ... of cardiovascular diseases during the 15th Annual Women’s Health Conference. The SIU ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) ... a collection of specialty vendors and unique items from across the nation, this holiday-themed ... and wellness services offered by the VNA. The boutique will be open Saturday, ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... , ... October 13, 2017 , ... ... be giving viewers the lowdown on sciatica in a new episode of "Success ... focuses on current events and innovation and investigates each subject in-depth with passion ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... First Healthcare Compliance (FHC), ... will showcase a range of technology and learning solutions at the 68th Annual ... Expo to be held October 14–18, 2017 at the Mandalay Bay Resort in ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... IsoComforter, Inc. ( https://isocomforter.com ), ... of an innovative new design of the shoulder pad. The shoulder pad provides ... while controlling your pain while using cold therapy. By utilizing ice and water that ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):