RX PARTNERSHIP AND MEL LEAMAN FREE CLINIC TO COLLABORATE TO MAKE GENERIC PRESCRIPTION DRUGS AVAILABLE TO THOSE IN NEED
On Wednesday, October 4, 2017 from 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Rx Partnership representatives will join the staff and patients at Mel Leaman Free Clinic at Emory and Henry College in Marion to announce a statewide initiative to provide free generic medications to people in need. Also invited to attend are local and state elected representatives.
The new Access to Medication Program, or AMP, will provide critically needed generic medications to low-income, uninsured patients at free clinics and community health centers across Virginia. Mel Leaman Free Clinic at Emory and Henry College is one of the first locations across the state to pilot this program.
Representatives of the media are invited at 10:30 a.m. to learn about the impact this program will have across Virginia, speak to both patients and practitioners and tour the clinic.
In attendance will be:
Michael Armbrister, Executive Director, Mel Leaman Free Clinic
Hope Kestle, Program Manager, Access to Medication Program, Rx Partnership
Amanda Fleenor, PA-C, Mel Leaman Free Clinic
Harry Howe, PA-C, Board Chair and Volunteer Provider, Mel Leaman Free Clinic
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Mel Leaman Free Clinic at Emory & Henry College
601 Radio Hill Rd, Marion, VA 24354
Media please RSVP to Jessica Ramirez at JRamirez@rxpartnership.org
Jessica Ramirez, Director of Advocacy & Public Relations
For more information about Rx Partnership and the Access to Medication Program (AMP), visit: https://www.rxpartnership.org/?page_id=1451