Can’t afford your Prescriptions?SHIIP may be able to help!
Savings programs and extra help are available for Medicare recipients. If you or someone you know is on Medicare and can’t afford Medicare prescription drug costs, SHIIP may be able to help.
The Extra Help Program, or Low Income Subsidy Program (LIS) helps qualified Medicare beneficiaries pay for their Medicare prescription drug program costs; such as premiums, deductibles, and coinsurance. Eligibility guidelines are based on income and assets and they change from year to year.
You have to apply. For more information contact the North Carolina Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program. Call 1-855-408-1212 to talk to a specialist OR click here to learn more.