Everyone eventually needs to visit the doctor or dentist. For some individuals the cost of a co-pay may be a deterrent. For others they may need assistance with paying for prescriptions or getting eyeglasses. VAC provides assistance to individuals who need help paying for co-payments, eyeglasses and prescriptions.
Health/Medical assistance guidelines:
- Funding is based on a $50 limit per Address per 12-month period for all monetary services.
- Co-pay assistance request can be made up to 5 business days BEFORE the scheduled appt.
VAC works the following local pharmacies for prescriptions and medical equipment:
Burrell Pharmacy, D&H, Kilgore’s, and all three Columbia Walmart locations.
Prescription or Medical Equipment assistance guidelines:
- Assistance must be requested BEFORE picking up prescriptions or medical equipment.
- VAC will work directly with the pharmacy via FAX for partial or full payment of prescription or medical equipment.
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All services are provided as funds and items are available. They are subject to limits of $50 per Address per 12-month period and service-specific guidelines.