RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New Life Agency, Inc. today announced that it has added CRINONE ® 8% the first FDA-approved natural form of progesterone for progesterone supplementation and RESOLVE The National Infertility Association providing resources and information to New Life Agency’s patients utilizing Fertility Pharmacy Care Card® (FPCC). Together with The Fertility Pharmacy Care Card® and The Assisted Reproduction Insurance Program®, New Life Agency continues to develop and offer some of the best financial solutions in the country for the ever-rising costs of in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatments, procedures and fertility medications to patients suffering from infertility.
FPCC provides infertile patients a cash only program with significant discounts on fertility medications for fertility patients, their egg donor and when needed their surrogate. New Life Agency aligned with Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to include Crinone®(progesterone gel 8%) in the program which will provide patients a $30.00 savings on every Crinone® prescription. Patients who purchase a FPCC will sign up on-line and will be charged a one-time $25.00 fee. The FPCC will provide patients a $100 discount for each $1000 purchase of stimulation medication through Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy, in addition to the $30 Crinone coupon. Once enrolled, patients will receive a $25.00 Walgreen’s gift card to be used at any store location, following the first medication order and delivery. The FPCC may help fill the gap in fertility medication coverage and can be purchased as a “gift card” for an infertility patient by the IVF Center.
CRINONE ® 8% was the first FDA-approved natural form of progesterone for progesterone supplementation or replacement as part of Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) treatments for infertile women with progesterone deficiency, and is the only once a day treatment.
RESOLVE is a non-profit organization that works to improve the lives of women and men living with infertility. New Life Agency, Inc. stands with RESOLVE to recognize National Infertility Awareness Week (NIAW) by providing resources and information to patients. By supporting RESOLVE’s mission as an NIAW Partner, New Life demonstrates their commitment to infertility awareness and patient education.
Trish Taylor, President and Founder of New Life Agency, announced, “Our care card is an example of how our company continues to reach out to OB/GYNs, REs, fertility pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies, non-profit organizations and health insurers alike to join forces and bring affordability to the patient. Together providing more people affordable access to infertility care”
Barb Collura, RESOLVE’s Executive Director said, “RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association is delighted that New Life Agency is recognizing National Infertility Awareness Week and applauds their efforts to help educate the American public about resources available to the women and men fighting the disease of infertility.”
Enyde Polesuk, Vice President of Product Development, fertility services, for Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy added, "Our goal is to offer personalized fertility pharmacy services along with the best possible support for these very specialized pharmacy needs. We’re pleased to be a part of this first-of-its-kind cost solution and look forward to making our services more accessible than ever for hopeful parents-to-be.”
About New Life Agency
New Life Agency, Insurance Agency is a fully licensed Surplus Lines Company in every State across the Nation as a Lloyd's of London Coverholder and underwriter offering insurance products secured and "A" rated superior security by A.M. Best, financial size XV (excess of two billion dollars). New Life provides Assisted Reproduction Insurance® for maternity, in vitro fertilization complications, intended parents, surrogates, egg donors and professional liability exclusively to the assisted reproduction medical industry since 1998.
New World Administrators, Inc. is a licensed full service health claims Administrator/TPA providing benefit administration services for employer groups and customer care and claims handling services exclusively to New Life Agency, Inc. New World is dedicated to service providing World Class Customer Care in claims management and administration. New Life Agency, Insurance Agency, Inc., 1-877-952-5433 (LIFE), www.newlifeagency.com
Walgreens (www.walgreens.com) is the nation's largest drugstore chain with fiscal 2010 sales of $67 billion. The company operates 7,697 drugstores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Each day, Walgreens provides nearly 6 million customers the most convenient, multi-channel access to consumer goods and services and trusted, cost-effective pharmacy, health and wellness services and advice in communities across America. Walgreens scope of pharmacy services includes retail, specialty, infusion, medical facility and mail service, along with respiratory services. These services improve health outcomes and lower costs for payers including employers, managed care organizations, health systems, pharmacy benefit managers and the public sector. Take Care Health Systems is a Walgreens subsidiary that is the largest and most comprehensive manager of worksite health centers and in-store convenient care clinics, with more than 700 locations throughout the country.
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