Prescription Services

NEW YORK PRESCRIPTION SAVER

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides a free drug discount card that can help New York residents save up to 60% on generic prescriptions and up to 30% on brand name drugs at most pharmacies across the state.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Suffolk, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington and Westchester Counties)
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 800-788-6917 TTY: 800-290-9138Check website: www.nyprescriptionsaver.fhsc.com
Intake RequirementsApplication required, can apply by calling or directly online at the above website or download the form
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityNew York state residents, ages 50-64 or those determined by Social Security to have a disability, and have an annual income of $35,000 (single) or $50,000 (married couples).NOTE: Those receiving full Medicaid benefits are NOT eligible
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 Empire State Plaza, Corning Tower
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12237
Main Phone 866-881-2809 (Public Health Duty Officer Helpline)
Emergency/After Hours Phone 800-872-2777 (NYS AIDS After Hours Hotline)
TDD Phone 800-662-1220 (TTY: Health Insurance)
Other Phone 855-355-5777 (Health Insurance); 800-942-3858 (Child and Adult Food Hotline); 800-233-7432 (HIV/AIDS General information, Spanish)
Service Location Email dohweb@health.ny.gov
Web Address https://nystateofhealth.ny.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Affiliated Program: NEW YORK PRESCRIPTION SAVER
This Service: Prescription Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Prescription Drug Discount Cards (LH-6700.6250)