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Disposing of Outdated/Unwanted Prescription Drugs: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.

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

Mail Order and Internet Pharmacies

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

Prescription Discount Card for Douglas County Residents

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

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

Medication Dispensing/Reminder Systems

The Alzheimer’s Store

Phone: 1-800-752-3238

Phillips Lifeline

Phone: 1-800-549-0095