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Prescription Drug Assistance Programs

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Texas Department of State Health Services Alzheimer's Disease Prescription Drug Assistance The Texas Department of State Health Services offers a list of patient assistance programs to serve as possible resources for citizens of Texas. Access to drug coverage has become an important concern. Drug costs continue to rise, and represent a significant out-of-pocket expense for many older people. www.dshs.state.tx.us


BenefitsCheckupBenefitsCheckUp is free service of the National Council on Aging (NCOA), a nonprofit service and advocacy organization in Washington, DC. Over 2,000 federal, state and private benefits programs available to help but many people donít know these programs exist or how they can apply. BenefitsCheckUp asks a series of questions to help identify benefits that could save you money and cover the costs of everyday expenses. www.benefitscheckup.org


Partnership for Prescription AssistanceThe Partnership for Prescription Assistance helps qualifying patients without prescription drug coverage get the medicines they need for free or nearly free. Their mission is to increase awareness of patient assistance programs and boost enrollment of those who are eligible. www.pparx.org


Texas Department of InsuranceTexas Department of Insurance - Medicare prescription drug coverage (Medicare Part D) pays some of the costs for prescription drugs at participating pharmacies in your area. Since January 1, 2006, everyone with Medicare has been eligible for this coverage, regardless of income and resources, health status, or current prescription expenses. The program is voluntary and can be especially helpful for people who have high drug costs and no drug coverage. www.tdi.texas.gov


Medicare.gov prescription drug plan finderFind plans that cover drugs: General Search - A general plan search only requires your zip code. Personalized Search - A personalized plan search requires your zip code and complete Medicare information. This page is secured to protect your personal information. If you donít want to enter your Medicare information, you may use the general search option. Find & Compare Plans that Cover Drugs. www.medicare.gov




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