Awareness of pharmaceutical cost-assistance programs among inner-city seniors.

@article{Federman2009AwarenessOP,
  title={Awareness of pharmaceutical cost-assistance programs among inner-city seniors.},
  author={Alex D. Federman and Dana Gelb Safran and Salomeh Keyhani and Helen Johnson Cole and Ethan A. Halm and Albert L. Siu},
  journal={The American journal of geriatric pharmacotherapy},
  year={2009},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={
          117-29
        }
}
  • Alex D. Federman, Dana Gelb Safran, +3 authors Albert L. Siu
  • Published in
    The American journal of…
    2009
  • Medicine
  • BACKGROUND Lack of awareness may be a significant barrier to participation by low- and middle-income seniors in pharmaceutical cost-assistance programs. OBJECTIVE The goal of this study was to determine whether older adults' awareness of 2 major state and federal pharmaceutical cost-assistance programs was associated with the seniors' ability to access and process information about assistance programs. METHODS Data were gathered from a cross-sectional study of independently living, English… CONTINUE READING

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