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'Help is Here Express' Bus Tour Coming to the Tri-Cities

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PASCO, Wash. - The 'Help is Here Express' Bus will be in Pasco this week with trained specialists helping the uninsured and people struggling financially to pay for prescription drugs.

Staff will help patients access more than 475 assistance programs including pharmaceutical companies that can be hard to find.  It's visited all 50 states and has helped over 80,000 people in Washington State. 

"There are millions more that need that assistance and we're going to keep going tell we help as many as possible," says Pharmaceutical Researcher and Manager with Partnership for Prescription Assistance Karl Uhlendor.

To catch the 'Help is Here Express' bus go to the Miramar Health Center on Road 44 in Pasco from 10:00 a.m. to noon this Thursday May 29th.

To apply for prescription assistance online, go to On-Air links at KNDU.com or KNDO.com for the link, or visit www.pparx.org.