Seniors Can Get Help With Prescription


The "Help is Here Express" national bus tour will be in Payson on Wednesday, January 23rd, stopping at the Payson Regional Health Outreach Facility (215 N. Beeline Hwy.) to help uninsured Arizonans find programs that provide prescription medicines for free or nearly free.

The "Help is Here Express" is part of the Partnership for Prescription Assistance (PPA), a national effort that has helped more than four million patients, including more than 75,000 in Arizona, get their prescriptions for free or nearly free.

he "Help is Here Express" is staffed by trained specialists able to quickly help low-income, uninsured or under-insured patients access more than 475 patient assistance programs, including more than 180 programs offered by pharmaceutical companies.

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

WHEN:an. 23 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

WHERE: Payson Regional Health Outreach Facility, 215 N. Beeline Hwy Payson

WHO: PPA Counselors will meet with you one-on-one

WHAT: Please bring a list of the prescriptions you are taking

COST: Free

For more information, call Paul Layeux at (602) 955-2186.

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