AARP Ohio - AARP is a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to addressing the needs and interests of persons 50 and older. Through information and education, advocacy and service, AARP seeks to enhance the quality of life for all by promoting independence, dignity, and purpose.
BenefitsCheckUpRx.org - Benefits Check up is a comprehensive resource for senior (ages 55 and older) and disabled assistance programs.
Network of Care - Network of Care is a highly interactive, single information place where consumers, community-based organizations and municipal government workers all can go to easily access a wide variety of important information.
Rx for Ohio - RxForOhio.org is a program that connects qualified, low-income people with free or discounted prescription drugs, direct from the pharmaceutical manufacturer. It is a collaboration of concerned individuals, organizations, and America's pharmaceutical companies to improve health care access.
Partnership for Prescription Assistance - the pharmaceutical industry operates a national clearinghouse, which links patients to information about more than 275 Prescription Assistance Plans, including 150 that are operated by drug manufacturers.
Universal Health Care Action Network of Ohio (UHCAN) - is a statewide organization working for high quality and affordable health care for all Ohioans through education and grassroots organizing.
Drug Rehab Connections - helps connect those seeking help with an addiction to the help they need. We provide information and resources for rehab.
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) - is a federal law designed to protect health insurance coverage for people who lose or change jobs; to combat waste, fraud and abuse; to protect the confidentiality and privacy of patient health care data; and to require the use of electronic healthcare standards for transmitting healthcare data.
Ohio General Assembly - Learn about pending state legislation and locate your elected officials.
Ohio Department of Aging - This department improves quality of life of Ohio's older citizens through progressive programs and services funded by state and federal funds.
Ohio Department of Health - The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) is a high performance organization of dedicated professionals leading Ohioans to achieve optimal health.
Ohio Department of Insurance - provides free information and other health insurance services to people in Ohio covered by Medicare regardless of age.
Ohio Department of Job and Family Services - Ohio's department for social and employment services provides many personal assistance programs.
Office of Ohio Health Plans - information on Ohio's Medicaid program.
US Department of Health and Human Services - The Federal Department of Health and Human Services is the principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.
Medicare - The Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003 (MMA) provides eligible Medicare beneficiaries with a voluntary prescription drug benefit, effective January 1, 2006.
Social Security Administration - The federal authority for Social Security and Medicare benefits.
US Department of Veterans Affairs - US Department of Veterans Affairs web site is a worldwide resource that provides information on VA programs, veterans benefits, VA facilities worldwide, and VA medical automation software.