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Nevada Senior Rx

    Nevada Senior Rx      

SENIOR RX INDEX
SENIOR RX LANGUAGE CONVERSION
 
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State of Nevada

 

NEVADA SENIOR RX  

Welcome to Senior Rx, Nevada's plan to provide Nevada seniors relief from the high cost of prescription medicine.  Senior Rx provides assistance with Medicare Part D expenses for members who ARE eligible for Part D and a cost-sharing benefit for members who are NOT eligible for Part D.

Senior Rx is funded with a portion of Nevadaís share of tobacco settlement funds and was passed into law during the 1999 legislative session.  Senior Rx provides up to $5,100 in benefits per year depending on the memberís situation.  Many of the programís benefits are administered through a contracted pharmacy benefit manager (Catalyst Rx).  Other benefits are coordinated directly with the Medicare Part D plans that serve as the first prescription drug resource for enrolled members.

Based on funding availability, the benefits are ...

    For those who are Not Medicare Eligible:    

  • No monthly premium

  • No deductible

  • Co-payments of $10 for generics or $25 for preferred brands

  • Annual coverage limit of $5,100

    For those who are Medicare Eligible:    

  • Help with monthly premiums for Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plan (if not qualified for maximum help from Medicare with that expense)

  • Help with prescription costs after reaching the Medicare Part D coverage limit

For details about Senior Rx benefits, click on Senior Rx Plan Design.

Effective July 1, 2013,
the maximum annual household income for singles is $27,292,
and the maximum annual household income for married couples is $36,381.

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Enrollment for Nevada's Senior RX Program is open.  
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If you think you qualify, click here for the PDF application.
This is an on-line application. You can fill out the form on-line, print it, and then mail it to the address provided.
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For an application or additional Senior Rx information, dial 687-0539 if calling from the Reno-Carson City-Gardnerville areas, or if outside this area call toll-free
1-866-303-6323 Option 7. 

 

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Qualifications for Senior Rx
 
The maximum annual household income for singles is $27,292, and the maximum annual household income for married couples is $36,381.
 

Pharmacy Locator
 
       

Nevada Senior Rx  
Department of Health and Human Services
3416 Goni Road, Suite D-132
Carson City, NV 89706
(775) 687-4210, opt 7      Fax: (775) 687-0576

Senior Rx Information Call:
687-4210, opt 7 in the Reno-Carson City-Gardnerville area, or if outside these areas call toll-free 1-866-303-6323

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