Statewide KPAP Implementation - May 2009
Kentucky has saved $375 million and counting, adding $10 million worth of medications monthly, while helping more than 75,000 Kentuckians.
KPAP was developed in an effort to replicate a community PAP model developed by HEART USA, a 501(c)3 volunteer organization located in Paducah, Kentucky. The program has streamlined the PAP process through more efficient computer technology, reducing paperwork and increasing public access.
The Kentucky Prescription Assistance Program has generated over $375 million in free, or reduced cost prescriptions for qualified Kentuckians. With an annual budget of $600,000, the program surpassed $100 million in savings in the first 24 months.Read More