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Aurora Pharmacy launched Prescription Savings ClubWednesday, June 17, 2009
Members will be able to save money on thousands of generic, brand medications
MILWAUKEE - Aurora Pharmacy launched Aurora Pharmacy Prescription Savings Club (APPSC), a prescription savings club program for patients who are uninsured or underinsured on June 15.
For an $11.95 annual fee, patients will be able to receive a 30-day prescription of more than 300 generic drugs for $4.99 and 90-day prescriptions of these same generics for $10.99. Customers will receive $12 in coupons for Aurora Pharmacy brand products when they enroll.
"In today's economy, it's important that we offer our patients additional ways to save," said John Gates, director of operations for Aurora Pharmacy. "The prescription club can provide a great savings for people who do not have prescription drug coverage or insurance that does not cover all their medication needs."
Under the program, customers will save on brand name and generic medications, including those for:
The savings club is not an insurance program, and anyone receiving prescription benefits from a publicly funded health care program such as Medicare or Medicaid are not eligible. For additional information, please go to www.AuroraPharmacy.org or ask an Aurora pharmacist.
Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit Wisconsin health care provider and a national leader in efforts to improve the quality of health care. Aurora offers care at sites in more than 90 communities throughout eastern Wisconsin.
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