Chemung Co. Rx Discount Card Saves $750,000
CHEMUNG COUNTY (WENY) -- People in Chemung county have saved big bucks on prescription drugs over the last three years, thanks to the county's prescription discount card program.
The no-cost discount card helps people who have little or no prescription coverage to get medicines at a lower price. Cardholders can save up to 20-percent on brand names, and up to 70-percent on generics. Local pharmacies have filled 21,000prescriptions under the program since it started.
If you don't have a card, you can pick one up at most Chemung County agencies, or print one out online, at www.NYRxDiscountCard.com.