Prescription Assistance

Prescription Assistance helps eligible Vermonters pay for prescription medicines. 


What help is available?

There are currently two programs:

  1. Healthy Vermonters: provides a discount on prescription medicines with no monthly premiums.
  2. VPharm: helps pay for prescription medicines with affordable monthly premiums.

Who is eligible?

  1. Healthy Vermonters: individuals who meet the income guidelines AND have no prescription coverage or have reached their maximum benefit amount on their current prescription coverage.
  2. VPharm: Individuals who meet the income guidelines AND are enrolled in Medicare Part D coverage.

How do I apply?

  1. To apply for prescription assistance only:

    1. Complete the 201P Pharmacy Programs Application:
      Click here to print a copy or call 1-800-250-8427 and ask that one be mailed to you.
       
    2. Mail your completed application, along with copies of required supporting documents to:
      Green Mountain Care
      Application and Document Processing Center
      280 State Drive
      Waterbury, VT 05671-1500
  2. To apply for prescription assistance AND Medicaid for the Aged, Blind, or Disabled (MABD):

    1. Complete the202MED by hand or as a fillable form:
      1. Complete it by hand:
        Click here to print a copy of the form or call 1-800-250-8427 and ask that a 202MED be mailed to you. Fill it out completely. Be sure to sign and date it.
         
      2. Complete it as a fillable form:
        You must save the form in a folder on your computer before completing it. To do so, click on this link and use "File Save Page As" to save a copy to your computer.  Then, find the form on your computer, open it, fill it out completely, save it, print it, and sign and date it.
         
    2. Mail your completed and signed application, along with copies of required supporting documents to:
      Green Mountain Care
      Application and Document Processing Center
      280 State Drive
      Waterbury, VT 05671-1500

Have questions? Need help applying?

If you have questions about your eligibility for Prescription Assistance or how to apply, please call 1-800-250-8427.


How do I apply for other health care programs?

You can learn about and apply for two other health care programs through Green Mountain Care:

  1. Long-Term Care Medicaid (Choices for Care); and
  2. Medicaid for the Aged, Blind or Disabled (MABD Medicaid).

For all other health care plans in Vermont contact Vermont Health Connect at 1-855-899-9600 or go to http://vermonthealthconnect.gov/.

Contact Information

Green Mountain Care
Health Access Member Services
Department of Vermont Health Access
312 Hurricane Lane
Williston, VT 05495
Phone: 1-800-250-8427
Relay services for the Deaf and hard of hearing: 711