South Carolina Drug Card Media Center

South Carolina Drug Card Selected as Best Rx Program in South Carolina for 2012

(Columbia, SC) - announced today that South Carolina Drug Card has been voted “The 2012 Best Rx Assistance Program in South Carolina”. Programs were rated by industry professionals across the following categories: Program Access, Program Benefits, Customer Support, Prescription Formulary List, Rx Discounts, and Network Coverage. Launched in August 2007, the program and has saved South Carolinians more than $28 million on their prescription drugs.

About South Carolina Drug Card

South Carolina Drug Card is a free statewide prescription assistance program open to anyone regardless of age or income. There are no forms to fill out and no restrictions on membership. The program was launched in conjunction with the South Carolina Medical Association (SCMA) to help the uninsured and underinsured afford their prescription medications. Those with health insurance can also use the program on non-covered drugs. Both brand and generic medications are eligible for discounts ranging from 30%-75%. South Carolina residents can obtain a free card, search drug pricing, and locate participating pharmacies by visiting Anyone not able to obtain a card can visit any CVS/pharmacy location in South Carolina and ask to have their prescription processed through the South Carolina Drug Card. CVS/pharmacy has been named the preferred pharmacy for the program by offering this service to residents. South Carolina Drug Card is accepted at more than 56,000 pharmacies across the country, including all major chains. For more information, visit the website at

About Rx Resource

Rx Resource is a site designed to provide knowledge and support to individuals looking to simplify the confusing maze of discount programs and patient assistance programs that have appeared in recent years. Rx Resource provides a wide array of information, services and expertise for those looking for healthcare relief. For more information, visit the website at