Galderma Laboratories Careconnect Patient Savings Card Program Passes Milestone
Published: Jul 17, 2017
Remarkably Simple Patient Savings Provides Increased Access and Affordability
FORT WORTH, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Galderma® CareConnect patient savings program has surpassed the mark of 1,000,000 prescriptions filled through its innovative patient access program. Committed to keeping accessibility remarkably simple and saving patients’ money, the program is structured to work at any accredited retail, mail-order or independent pharmacy across the country that accepts patient rebate cards by offering discounts on the quality dermatology products offered by Galderma Laboratories, L.P.
To date, more than 40,000 pharmacies across the United States have used the program to benefit more than half a million patients. The cost structure* is simple to understand, with most insured patient costs starting as low as $35 per medication for most products, wherever the patient chooses to fill their prescription. With uninsured rates, some products are available as low as $75.
“The Galderma CareConnect program serves as a brilliant example of Galderma’s longstanding commitment to bring innovative medical solutions to dermatologists and the patients they serve. Providing a simple access solution for physicians and patients, the Galderma CareConnect program affords unrestricted access to Galderma’s entire portfolio of promoted prescription products,” says Miles Harrison, President and General Manager for Galderma North America.
“By keeping the patient at the center of everything we do and partnering with healthcare professionals, our commitment to discover and deliver medical solutions for skin health needs remains a constant,” Harrison continued.
In a sign of its continuing commitment as a recognized leader in dermatology, Galderma continues to explore ways to expand the Galderma CareConnect program from savings to patient adherence programs that help patients understand how to take their prescriptions and utilize their medications for better results.
Resources available for healthcare professionals at GaldermaCC.com include downloadable savings offers for their patients, a simple pricing sheet reference for staff, as well as additional program resources available on demand. Full terms and conditions of the program are also available online.
Galderma, Nestlé Skin Health’s medical solutions business, was created in 1981 and is now present in over 100 countries with an extensive product portfolio to treat a range of dermatological conditions. The company partners with healthcare practitioners around the world to meet the skin health needs of people throughout their lifetime. Galderma is a leader in research and development of scientifically-defined and medically-proven solutions for the skin, hair and nails. For more information, please visit www.galdermausa.com.
*Galderma CareConnect is only available for commercially-insured or uninsured patients. Patients who are enrolled in a government-run or government-sponsored healthcare plan with a pharmacy benefit are not eligible to use the Galderma CareConnect Patient Savings Card.
Galderma Laboratories, L.P.
Shannon Iwaniuk, Associate Director, Corporate Communications
14501 North Freeway
Fort Worth, TX 76177