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Can I have drug coverage and qualify for a patient assistance program?

Goldina Erowele
Caregiving
It will depend on the branded medication and the pharmaceutical companies' program. 

Some programs will ask certain questions prior to reviewing and approving, for example:

  1. Are a U.S. Resident
  2. Do not have Medicaid or health care insurance to cover outpatient medications
  3. Have income at a level that results in economic hardship when you buy retail prescription drugs.
For more information, visit the websites below:
Yes, there may be some patient assistance programs for which you may be eligible.

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