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Children's of Alabama Receives Support From Alabama Rx Card and United Networks of America

Alabama Rx Card Presents Donation to Children’s of Alabama

Alabama Rx Card presented a $10,170.95 donation to Children’s of Alabama located in Birmingham, Alabama.  Pictured is Heidi Barousse, Program Director, Alabama Rx Card and Emily Hornak, Director, Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Children’s of Alabama is the third largest pediatric hospital in the United States. In 2017, Children’s had 677,549 patient visits to clinics and 15,548 patient admissions.  Alabama Rx Card has been working closely with the Medical Association of the State of Alabama, Children’s of Alabama along with numerous clinics and hospitals around the state to distribute free discount prescription cards so that all Alabama residents will have access to this free program.  A donation will be made to your local CMN hospital each time a prescription is processed through the Alabama Rx Card.

Since 2015, the United Networks of America partnership with Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals has raised over $2.4 million dollars for local children’s hospitals. Of this, $10,170.95 has been raised for Children’s of Alabama.

United Networks of America is one of the largest providers of value added managed care products and services in the United States. Since 1993, United Networks of America has continued to grow its network to more than 240,000 participating providers serving more than 120.1 million members across the United States of America, Puerto Rico, Guam, and U.S. Virgin Islands. The diverse membership base is a testament to the versatility and value of those networks. United Networks of America clients include TPA’s, insurance companies, associations, universities, federal and state governments, school systems, large employers, among others. Each year, United Networks of America programs continue to receive the highest rankings in the country among value added programs. For more information on United Networks of America please click here

Since 1911, Children’s of Alabama has provided specialized medical care for ill and injured children, offering inpatient and outpatient services throughout central Alabama. Ranked among the best pediatric medical centers in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, Children’s provided care for youngsters from every county in Alabama, 46 other states and seven foreign countries last year, representing more than 676,000 outpatient visits and more than 15,000 inpatient admissions. With more than 2 million square feet, Children’s is the third largest pediatric medical facility in the U.S.