Senior PharmAssist Inc.

Patient phone: 919-688-4772

Business phone: 919-688-4772


406 Rigsbee Avenue, Suite 201
Durham, NC 27701-2186

County (or Counties) served:



Services available:

  • Comprehensive medication therapy management and health education
  • Help paying for medications on a geriatric formulary for seniors 60+ in Durham with incomes at or below 200% FPL
  • Tailored community and governmental referrals and care management
  • Medicare insurance counseling to any Medicare beneficiary in Durham – regardless of age or income; Senior PharmAssist is the local Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) coordinating site

Days and hours of operation:

  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Eligibility guidelines:

  • Durham Residents
  • Any age or income Medicare beneficiary – eligible for Medicare counseling at no charge (Senior PharmAssist is the Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program or SHIIP coordinating site for Durham County)
  • All four services including direct payment for medications (secondary to Medicare D) are for people 60 and older with incomes at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level.
  • Medication therapy management and tailored referrals are also offered at no charge for seniors with incomes up to 300% of the Federal Poverty Level (sliding-fee scale above this).

Walk-ins accepted?

Yes, but appointments are preferred


There is a fee for comprehensive medication reviews for seniors with incomes above 200% FPL; otherwise – no fees

Bilingual staff?

We offer telephonic interpretation


Gina Upchurch, RPh, MPH
Executive Director


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