Iowa Drug Card Media Center

Iowa Drug Card Selected As 2011 Best Program In Iowa

(Des Moines, IA) – has announced that the Iowa Drug Card has been voted “The Best Prescription Assistance Program in Iowa for 2011”. Programs were rated by industry professionals across the following categories: Program Access, Program Benefits, Customer Support, Prescription Formulary List, Drug Discounts, and Network Coverage. Iowa Drug Card was launched April 12, 2008 and has saved Iowans more than $6 million on their prescription drugs.

About Iowa Drug Card

Iowa Drug Card is the state's free prescription assistance program. There are no enrolment forms to fill out and no restrictions on membership. Everyone is eligible regardless of age, income or health conditions. Iowa Drug Card is currently working with numerous organizations, clinics and hospitals to create awareness of the program with the help of Coach Hayden Fry. This program was created to help uninsured and underinsured Iowans afford their prescription medications. Those with health insurance can use the program on non-covered drugs. Both brand and generic medications are eligible for discounts ranging from 30%-75%. Iowa 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 Kmart Pharmacy location in Iowa and ask to have their prescription processed through the Iowa Drug Card. Kmart Pharmacy has been named the preferred pharmacy for the program by offering this service to residents. Iowa 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