* Who qualifies: Residents with end-stage renal disease or kidney transplant patients
* Income restrictions: Income cannot exceed $60,000 annually
* The deal: Medicare beneficiaries eligible for the program get their Part D premiums (Basic plan only, up to $35) paid for and their copay first four renal-related prescriptions on their Part D plan's formulary . Travel benefits and other costs involved with dialysis are also included. For program participants without Medicare coverage, the program pays for the full cost of the first four renal-related prescriptions.
* Costs to join: None
* For more details or to apply: Call the program at (800) 222-3986 or (512) 458-7150 (in Austin), or visit the program's website.
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