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|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Free Medicine Program|
|Description:||Established by volunteers, Free Medicine Program has helped countless families across the nation substantially reduce or completely eliminate their prescription drug bills.
The majority of our applicants have too much income to quality for government prescription assistance programs, but not enough to purchase private prescription drug insurance coverage, or are living on retirement income, disability or other assistance.
We cut through the red tape by actually assisting you in applying for enrollment in patient assistance programs, and with the cooperation of your physician you may be able obtain prescription medicine free of charge.
ELIGIBILITY: Most drug manufacturers help people in financial need, regardless of their age. However, in order to qualify you need to meet the following three basic requirements:
You do not currently have insurance coverage for outpatient prescription medicines
Your income is at a level that causes hardship when prescription medicines are purchased at retail price
You do not qualify for a government or third party program that provides for prescription medicine coverage
FEES: The information is available free of charge. The one-time processing fee of $1 billed by the Free Medicine Program, is not a charge for the PAP application forms.
|Mission:||Our mission at the Free Medicine Program is helping patients in obtaining prescription drugs and medications absolutely Free of charge.|
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Not Applicable|
|Public Transportation:||Not Applicable|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Fees:||See Description Notes|
|Areas Served:||United States|
|Prescription Expense Assistance|
|This record last modified January 7, 2014|