Cover Florida Health Care is a comprehensive market-based plan to offer affordable health coverage to 3.8 million uninsured Floridians without using taxpayer dollars. With most plans under $150, Cover Florida benefit options include a robust set of benefits, such as coverage for preventive services, screenings, and office visits, as well as office surgery, urgent care, prescription drugs, durable medical equipment, and diabetic supplies. To learn more about Cover Florida please visit www.coverfloridahealthcare.com.
The Partnership for Prescription Assistance brings together America's pharmaceutical companies, doctors, other health care providers, patient advocacy organizations and community groups to help qualifying patients who lack prescription coverage get the medicines they need through the public or private program that's right for them. Many will get them free or nearly free. To determine if you qualify for free, or nearly free, prescription medicines, call 1-888-4PPA-NOW (1-888-477-2669) or go to www.pparx.org.
SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) is a statewide, volunteer-based program offering free and unbiased Medicare and health insurance education, counseling and assistance to people with Medicare and their families and caregivers. To learn more about the SHINE program or to receive free personalized assistance, call the Florida Elder Helpline toll-free at 1-800-96-ELDER (1-800-963-5337) or visit www.FloridaSHINE.org.
KidCare is a health insurance program run by the State of Florida available to uninsured children under age 19. The program is jointly overseen by Agency for Health Care Administration, the Florida Healthy Kids Corporation, the Department of Health, and the Department of Children and Families. To join the more than 1.6 million children enrolled in Florida KidCare please visit www.floridakidcare.org.
MyFloridaRx: The Florida Prescription Drug Price website provides pricing information for the 100 most commonly used prescription drugs in Florida to help consumers shop for the lowest price in their area. http://myfloridarx.com/.