Is there a drug prescription program available for senior citizens?
Yes. Medicare Part D. For information regarding Medicare Part D plans check your Medicare and You Handbook or call Medicare at 1-800-633-4227 or visit the Medicare.gov website.
Hoosier Rx is Indiana's State Pharmacy Assistance Program (SPAP) that helps low-income seniors pay their Medicare Part D (prescription drug plan) monthly premiums.
The requirements are:
· Must be Indiana residents, age 65 or older
For a single person, that limit is $18,060, or $24,276 annually for a couple.
· Have received a "Notice of Award" or "Notice of Denial" for Medicare Extra Help from Social Security
· Be enrolled in a Medicare Part D plan that works with HoosierRx
· For a list of Medicare Part D companies working with HoosierRx call us toll free at 1-866-267-4679 or visit our website at www.IN.gov/HoosierRx
For more information contact HoosierRx at 1-866-267-4679.
Partnership for Prescription Assistance for Indianais a program that connects qualified Indiana residents with free or discount prescription medicines, direct from the pharmaceutical manufacturer.