Navigation Links
Prescription Assistance Arrives in Jacksonville, Florida
Date:12/18/2009

WASHINGTON, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Beaches Leader recently reported that the "Help is Here Express" bus tour visited Jacksonville Beach's Mission House to help uninsured and financially-struggling patients access information on programs that provide prescription medicines for free or nearly free.

Mission House is an independent, non-denominational, nonprofit outreach center dedicated to helping the needy and poor.

The "Help is Here Express" is part of the Partnership for Prescription Assistance (PPA). The PPA is a nationwide effort sponsored by America's pharmaceutical research and biotechnology companies, which are represented in Washington, D.C. by the national trade association known as PhRMA.

To date, the PPA has helped more than 6 million patients, including more than 451,000 Floridians. Since its launch in April 2005, the PPA bus tour has visited all 50 states and more than 2,500 cities to raise awareness about patient assistance programs.

The "Help is Here Express" is staffed by trained specialists able to quickly help uninsured patients in need access information on more than 475 patient assistance programs, including nearly 200 programs offered by pharmaceutical companies.

When the "Help is Here Express" moves on, patients can visit PPA's easy-to-use Web site, www.pparx.org, or call the toll-free phone number, 1-888-4PPA-NOW, where trained operators field calls in 150 languages.

To read the original article, visit The Beaches Leader website.

SOURCE Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America


'/>"/>
SOURCE Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Pharmacist Urges Nebraska Medicare Beneficiaries to Compare Prescription Plans
2. New TROY SecureRx Prescription Printer Marks 50th Hospital Installation Milestone
3. FREE Drug Discount Card Saves Money on Prescriptions and Raises Funds for Americas Disabled Veterans
4. Partnership for Prescription Assistance Prepared to Help Southern Workers Hurt by Recession
5. Leave It To Beaver Star Visits Kannapolis to Promote Prescription Assistance
6. Warner Chilcott Completes Acquisition of P&Gs Global Branded Prescription Pharmaceuticals Business
7. More Than 30 Defendants Indicted on Prescription Pill Charges in Historic Drug Sweep
8. NASCSA Receives $200,000 Grant From Purdue Pharma L.P. to Support State Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs
9. Narconon of Georgia Applauds Efforts of Prescription Buy-Back Programs
10. Mobile Tour to Provide Prescription Help to the Uninsured in Charleston, S.C.
11. comScore Study Finds the Internet a Key Component in Consumer Research on Prescriptions and Health Conditions
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/12/2016)... ALISO VIEJO, Calif. , Feb. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... patient enrollment in a study to evaluate the safety ... specifically for the treatment of ruptured intracranial aneurysms.  Prof ... Bicetre University Hospital, in Paris, France ... the first patient. France ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... Feb. 12, 2016  Aralez Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: ... the Company will ring the Nasdaq Closing Bell at ... York at 4:00 p.m. ET on Tuesday, ... Adrian Adams , will perform the ... to 4:00 p.m. ET.  A live webcast will be ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... 2016 Indiso ltd ... ungedeckten medizinischen Bedarf bei Lungen- und Atemwegserkrankungen ... Forschungsprogramms bekannt. Das Programm, das sich mit ... respiratorischen Funktionen und anderer klinischer Parameter. ... das sich auf den ungedeckten medizinischen Bedarf ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:2/12/2016)... and Washington, DC (PRWEB) , ... ... ... and the Siemens Foundation today announced a new initiative—the Siemens Foundation-PATH Ingenuity ... low-resource settings. The partnership will recruit top students from U.S. universities who ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... 2016 , ... As a former television executive, owner Tal Rabinowitz knows how ... to decompress, Rabinowitz found herself drawn to a casual meditation class while working at ... life, implementing a 20-minute-per-day meditation practice with her team. After her tenure at NBC, ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... 12, 2016 , ... Every winter, someone is killed, injured or loses a ... Burn Center, part of the Allegheny Health Network, has partnered with Etna Volunteer ... Heaters Need Space” campaign. , “Space Heaters Need Space” aims to bring ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 12, 2016 , ... Erlanger Agency ... the greater Columbus, OH area. The latest campaign focuses on the fight against breast ... Donations are now being accepted here . , Carmen is a loving single ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... Land, TX (PRWEB) , ... February 12, 2016 ... ... families of southwest Houston and surrounding communities by continuing it’s commitment to act ... Bend Family Promise. The organization works closely with area homeless families to fulfill ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):