Nevada Drug Card Media Center

Nevada Drug Card Selected As Best Program In Nevada For 2011

(Carson City, NV) – announced today that the Nevada Drug Card has been voted, “The 2011 Best Rx Assistance Program in Nevada”. Programs were rated by industry professionals across the following categories: Program Access, Program Benefits, Customer Support, Prescription Formulary List, Rx Discounts, and Network Coverage. Nevada Drug Card was launched in May 2008 and has saved Nevadans more than $8.5 million on their prescription drugs.

About Nevada Drug Card

Nevada 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 Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce 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%. Nevada 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 or Albertson's Sav-on pharmacy location in Nevada and ask to have their prescription processed through the Nevada Drug Card. CVS/pharmacy and Albertson's Sav-on have been named the preferred pharmacies for the program by offering this service to residents. Nevada 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