- Categories: Community Care Fund
- Tags: Health
About: Senior PharmAssist promotes healthier living for Durham seniors by helping them obtain and better manage needed medications and by providing health education, Medicare insurance counseling, community referrals and advocacy.
2016-17 DGIN funding helped provide comprehensive care, including financial assistance, to Durham seniors with incomes up to 200 percent of the federal poverty level. Their care includes practical help and health coaching to yield as much as a 51-percent reduction in hospitalizations and 27-percent reduction in emergency department use.