Help with Prescriptions

Drug prices have been increasing steadily over the past several years. It is a frustrating problem for those of us who pay out of pocket for medications. It is especially frustrating when you need a drug quickly for an acute illness and are too sick to shop around for the best price. is an […]

Price Check on 2 Very Common Blood Tests

If you’re paying out-of-pocket for blood tests, you’ll find a wide range in charges – with differences of more than $100 for the exact same test.  HelpWithMedicalCosts finds that Pioneer Physician Network offers lab work at far lower charges that hospital-based labs.  Pioneer labs are open to the general public. Learn more about published prices […]

Acme Pharmacy Sponsors

Medical Society’s website for the uninsured gets Acme sponsorship Initiative is a first in the nation AKRON, Ohio — January 31, 2013 – The Summit County Medical Society (SCMS) announced today an innovative sponsorship relation with Acme Fresh Market Pharmacies to help those in need find affordable health care. The initiative is the only one […]

MedAssist: Prescriptions aid in Summit

MedAssist: Prescription aid for people living or working in Summit County The program can: Pay for an emergency supply of medications that treat critically life-threatening illnesses or for antibiotics. MedAssist can help with up to $50 in a calendar year. Help clients to apply for free or low-cost medications for any drug available through the […]

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