Latest Prescription costs Stories

2012-10-16 04:01:46

Unique program offers significant discounts on thousands of prescription drugs while serving as a source of revenue for County Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (PRWEB) October 15, 2012 The providers of the Coast2Coast Rx card and the Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors announced today that the county is celebrating its third year of participation in the free discount prescription program–and the fact that it has saved residents more than $3,722,807 on prescription drug costs. The card...

2012-09-13 23:00:01

Inclusive discount program also generates revenue for public programs. Ponte Vedra Beach, FL (PRWEB) September 12, 2012 Coast2Coast Rx announced today the two-year anniversary of the free prescription discount program in Placer County, where residents have saved more than $693,604 since the program´s inception in August 2010. The discount card, approved by the County Board of Supervisors, has allowed residents to save $35,290 in August 2012 alone. With prices reduced up to 75 percent...

2012-07-10 23:02:06

Colorful, bilingual cards highlight program´s commitment to customer service and improving the consumers´ experience Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (PRWEB) July 10, 2012 The providers of the Coast2Coast Rx card, a free prescription discount program, announced today that redesigned, user-friendly cards are the latest in a series of cosmetic and practical enhancements to the company´s materials. Already a comprehensive provider of prescription discounts, Coast2Coast Rx elected to...

2012-02-09 11:15:07

Costs remain a challenge for many The financial burden Americans face paying out-of-pocket costs for prescription drugs has declined, although prescription costs remain a significant challenge for people with lower incomes and those with public insurance, according to a new RAND Corporation study. Despite the improvement, more than 8 million nonelderly Americans lived in families with high drug-cost burden in 2008 and one in four devoted more than half of their total out-of-pocket...

2012-01-16 21:11:29

One in ten Canadians cannot afford to take their prescription drugs as directed, according to an analysis by researchers from the University of British Columbia and the University of Toronto. The study, published today in the CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) is the first to examine the relationship between drug insurance and the use of prescription drugs in Canada. Researchers from UBC's Centre for Health Services and Policy Research reviewed data from 5,732 people who answered...

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