Medicare

www.ssa.gov/medicare/prescriptionhelp

The Medicare Prescription Drug Assistance Programs section of SSA.gov: This site provides information on public and private programs for discounted or free medications. Patients can search for programs by location (state or ZIP code) or by pharmaceutical company.

RxHope

www.rxhope.com

RxHope is a patient assistance company partially funded by the pharmaceutical manufacturers. It promises to speed requests for no-cost medications. The website includes information on which medicines are covered by assistance programs.

RxAssist

www.rxassist.org

RxAssist is a nonprofit group that provides information to health care providers to help patients get medications.

Pfizer RxPathways

www.pfizerrxpathways.com

Pfizer RxPathways connects eligible patients to a range of assistance programs that may offer insurance support, co-pay help, and Pfizer medicines for free or at a savings.

Partnership for Prescription Assistance

www.pparx.org

The PPA brings together America’s pharmaceutical companies, doctors, other health care providers, patient advocacy organizations and community groups to help qualifying patients who lack prescription coverage get the medicines they need through the public or private program that’s right for them. To access the PPA by phone, you can call toll-free 1-888-4PPA-NOW (1-888-477-2669).

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