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Prescription Deductibles, Co-Pays, and Cash

McKenzie Health System is pleased to welcome Gina Patterson, RPh, Sanilac Pharmacy, to present “Prescription Deductibles, Co-Pays and Cash” at the March Lunch and Learn workshop, scheduled for Wednesday, March 18, from Noon to 1 p.m., in the McKenzie Health System Dining Room. Lunch and Learn is a community education series  held every third Wednesday of the month.  The cost for the workshops is $5, and lunch is included in the price.  Pre-registration is required by calling Nina Barnett at 810-648-6127.

“Paying for prescriptions can be confusing these days due to a wide variety of insurance plans and coverage options”, shares Louise Blasius, McKenzie Health System Social Worker.  “At the March 18 Lunch and Learn workshop, Ms. Patterson will help audience members become more savvy consumers by taking the mystery out of the difference between prescription deductibles and co-pays, and also talk about paying cash for prescriptions.”

“This workshop will provide valuable information in a relaxed, interactive atmosphere, where questions are always welcome,” reports Blasius.  “In addition, our audience members are invited to enjoy a delicious meal.  What a great way to spend a lunch time!”


McKenzie Health System (MHS) is a not-for-profit medical and surgical hospital in Sandusky, Mich., with nine clinics in the surrounding region. Their team of health care professionals is dedicated to providing excellent, compassionate care and services to patients throughout the community. As part of their commitment to superior patient care, clinicians and staff work together to exceed expectations in quality of care, patient safety and patient satisfaction. For more information about MHS and the many services it provides, please visit their website atwww.mckenziehealth.org or call them at 810-648-3770.

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