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:10/10/2017)... -- NDS received FDA 510(k) clearance in May 2017 for its highly ... designed for endoscopy environments. An innovative secondary monitor solution, ZeroWire ... support the improvement of patient outcomes, procedural efficiency, and the lowering ... ... ...
(Date:10/4/2017)... 4, 2017  South Korean-based healthcare product Development Company ... "cprCUBE" on Kickstarter. The device will educate the user ... with better efficiency compared to the dated and pricey ... on efficacy of the compression for a more informed ... goal to raise $5,000. ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... 2017  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: ... third quarter of 2017 on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. ... day with the investment community and media to further ... call will begin at 9 a.m. Eastern time. Investors, ... webcast of the conference call through a link that ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:10/13/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Apple ... care services, staged a mock evacuation of the facility as part of a disaster ... Fire Department, Echo Hose EMS and Shelton City Emergency Manager, as well as the ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Global Healthcare Management’s ... Alexandria Park in Milford, NJ. This free event, sponsored by Global Healthcare Management’s ... The fun run is geared towards children of all ages; it is a ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... “The Journey: From the ... danger possible to save lost souls in the Philippines. “The Journey: From the Mountains ... a dedicated teacher of the Bible. She has taught all ages and currently teaches ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Planet Fitness, one of the largest and ... plans to open a flagship location in Covington, LA at 401 N. U.S. Highway ... store next to Office Depot in the Holiday Square shopping center. Its location allows ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Asante, a nationally recognized health system in ... existing home health joint venture through an agreement, effective October 1, 2017, to ... home health company with Asante, delivering clinically integrated care, for the past eight ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):