Prescription Medications

Disposing of Outdated/Unwanted Prescription Drugs:

Coalition has a searchable website to locate Nebraska pharmacies that will accept and properly dispose of unwanted medications free of charge.

https://www.nebraskameds.org

Medicare Prescription Drug Plans

All Medicare beneficiaries qualify for optional coverage of some medication costs through plans offered by insurance companies. Plans vary according to premiums, co-payments, medications that will be covered and partcipating pharmacies. For more information, call Volunteers Assisting Senior.

Phone: 402-444-6617

https://www.medicare.gov

Mail Order and Internet Pharmacies

The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy lists accredited US mail order pharmacies.

https://nabp.pharmacy/programs/vipps/vipps-accredited-pharmacies-list/

Prescription Discount Card for Douglas County Residents

https://cvs-naco-maintenance.herouapp.com

Phone: 1-877-321-2651

Prescription Medicines for Uninsured or Underinsured Persons

Rx Outreach is a non-profit organization that provides affordable mail-order prescription and generic medications to persons in need.

Phone: 1-888-796-1234

https://rxoutreach.org

Patient Assistance Programs

Most pharmaceutical companies have Patient Assistance Programs that provide medications free of charge to physicians who apply on behalf of their lower-income patients. Contact your pharmacist for information, or go on line at Benefits Checkup

https://www.benefitscheckup.org

Medication Dispensing/Reminder Systems

The Alzheimer’s Store

https://www.alzstore.com/default.asp

Phone: 1-800-752-3238

Phillips Lifeline

https://www.epill.com/md2center.html

Phone: 1-800-549-0095