Exploring Maryland and Beyond: MEDBANK and Travel Tips
Despite its funding challenges, the Maryland Medbank Program has continued to enroll patients throughout the state for over a year. The program provides vital assistance to individuals in need of affordable medication. Several enrollment sites have been set up across Maryland, including Garrett County, Cumberland, Washington County, Frederick County, Montgomery County, and Denton.
To sustain the program's operations, a $25 annual registration fee is charged to all patients in Central Maryland seeking assistance through MEDBANK of Maryland, Inc. This fee helps offset the cost of program administration and ensures its continuity.
Please note that MEDBANK is currently unable to assist patients outside the state of Maryland. For individuals residing outside Maryland, the MedbankUS Discount Card (www.medbankus.org) or the Partnership for Prescription Assistance (www.pparx.org) are recommended alternatives for accessing medication support.
While the staff is working on resuming the acceptance of new and former patients, individuals are advised to stay tuned for further updates and news regarding MEDBANK's availability.
In addition to healthcare assistance, it's essential to take time to explore the world and enjoy life's experiences. Traveling allows us to broaden our horizons, discover new cultures, and indulge in delicious cuisines. If you're planning a trip to Mexico, here are some fantastic restaurant options in popular destinations:
By visiting these links, you can discover a variety of culinary delights in each location. Whether you're seeking traditional Mexican dishes, international cuisine, or unique dining experiences, these restaurants are sure to satisfy your palate.
Remember, the MedbankUS Discount card (www.medbankus.org) can still be used nationally to obtain less expensive medications, regardless of your travel destination. Make sure to check out the website for more information.
Even though MEDBANK has and lost its funding in July 2009
the Maryland Medbank Program has continued to enroll patients throughout
the state for over a year now. There are sites in Garrett County
(at the Health Department), in Cumberland (at the Department of
Social Security), in Washington County (at the Medication
Assistance Center in Hagerstown), in Frederick County (at the
Frederick Community Action Agency), in Montgomery County(at the
Primary Care Coalition), and in Denton Maryland (at Choptank
Community Health Centers).
All patients in Central Maryland seeking
assistance through MEDBANK of Maryland, Inc. are being charged a $25
registration fee per year to offset the cost of program
We are unable to assist patients outside of the
state of Maryland
at this time and would refer all out of state patients to our MedbankUS
Discount Card (www.medbankus.org)
or the Partnership for Prescription Assistance (www.pparx.org)
While the staff is
not in place yet to resume taking new and former patients, we hope to be
up and running again soon. Stay tuned for more news.
Discount card can still be used nationally to obtain less expensive
medications by visiting the Web site:
MEDBANK is a
organization dedicated to accessing free prescription drugs for
low-income, chronically ill Marylanders, from the world�s largest