Georgia Drug Card Media Center

Georgia Drug Card Selected as Best Rx Program in Georgia for 2011

(Atlanta, GA) – announced today that Georgia Drug Card has been voted “The 2011 Best Rx Assistance Program in Georgia”. Programs were rated by industry professionals across the following categories: Program Access, Program Benefits, Customer Support, Prescription Formulary List, Rx Discounts, and Network Coverage. Launched in July 2010, the program has saved Georgians more than $22 million on their prescription drugs.

About Georgia Drug Card

Georgia Drug Card is a free statewide prescription assistance program open to anyone regardless of age or income. There are no forms to fill out and no restrictions on membership. The program was launched in conjunction with the Medical Association of Georgia (MAG), Georgia Chamber and the Georgia State Medical Association (GSMA) to help the uninsured and underinsured afford their prescription medications. Those with health insurance can also use the program on non-covered drugs. Both brand and generic medications are eligible for discounts ranging from 30%-75%. Georgia residents can obtain a free card, search drug pricing, and locate participating pharmacies by visiting Anyone not able to obtain a card can visit any CVS/pharmacy location in Georgia and ask to have their prescription processed through the Georgia Drug Card. CVS/pharmacy has been named the preferred pharmacy for the program by offering this service to residents. Georgia Drug Card is accepted at more than 56,000 pharmacies across the country, including all major chains. For more information, visit the website at

About Rx Resource

Rx Resource is a site designed to provide knowledge and support to individuals looking to simplify the confusing maze of discount programs and patient assistance programs that have appeared in recent years. Rx Resource provides a wide array of information, services and expertise for those looking for healthcare relief. For more information, visit the website at