Press Releases

Watertree Health® Launches Deeper Discounts
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  DESTIN, FL, August 21, 2018 – Today, Watertree Health announced more significant savings would be provided to its prescription discount cardholders due to the success of the Company’s physician outreach program and direct-to-consumer card distribution. “We’re excited to be able to provide even deeper discounts to our cardholders who are underinsured and... Read more
National Kidney Foundation® and Watertree Health® Announce Unique National Partnership
Prescription discount program, administered by Watertree Health, will benefit the National Kidney Foundation New York, NY—December 5, 2017—Today, the National Kidney Foundation (NKF), the leading kidney disease nonprofit, and Watertree Health, the leading provider of free prescription discount cards benefitting nonprofits year-round, have formed a groundbreaking national alliance to be a lifeline for all people... Read more
Arizona Resident & Watertree Health President Given a Halo
Also helps critically ill third grader be a superhero for a day DESTIN, Fla., June 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Earlier this month an ongoing program led by Arizona resident and Watertree Health President Shane Power, which benefits Phoenix-based Make-A-Wish®, was given a Silver Cause Marketing Halo Award, North America’s highest honor for corporate social good. The company’s “Prescription for Good” program was recognized for the significant impact... Read more
Potentis Capital Announces Watertree Health Win for Cause Marketing
MIRAMAR, Fla., June 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Potentis Capital portfolio company Watertree Health and its nonprofit partner Make-A-Wish were honored with a Silver Cause Marketing Halo Award in the Health Category at this year’s annual Engage for Good forum held yesterday in Chicago.  The Halo Awards are North America’s highest honor for corporate social initiatives and cause marketing.... Read more
Watertree Health Exceeds 2016 Social Responsibility Goals
DESTIN, Fla., Jan. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Watertree Health®, a leading health care company providing free prescription discount cards benefitting nonprofits, announced today that it has exceeded its 2016 social responsibility goals: Saved Watertree Health cardholders $120 million on prescription costs, representing a growth of 43% versus the prior year. Surpassed $100 million goal by $20 million. Donated... Read more
Watertree Health® President Provides Statement on Skyrocketing Drug Prices for Retirees
DESTIN, Fla., Jan. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — As another calendar year begins, many seniors are planning their financial outlay for the next 12 months. This will be a massive source of stress since they live on fixed incomes and they have been experiencing dramatic price increases on their vital medications. Last month, AARP issued Trends in Retail... Read more
Watertree Health® Announces 2 Million Meals Donated
DESTIN, Fla., Nov. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Watertree Health, a leading health care company providing free prescription discount cards benefitting nonprofits, announced that its program with 15 regional Food Banks has provided 2 million meals. Watertree Health makes a donation to its partner Food Bank each time someone saves using the card benefitting that organization. Watertree... Read more
The Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley Announces 1 Million Meals Made Possible by Watertree Health®
PHARR, Texas, Nov. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley announced that Watertree Health, a leading health care company providing free prescription discount cards benefitting nonprofits, has helped provide 1 million meals to the Rio Grande Valley community since their partnership program was established five years ago.  The organizations are... Read more
Watertree Health® Announces Support of the ASPCA®
DESTIN, Fla., Nov. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Watertree Health, a leading health care company providing free prescription discount cards benefitting nonprofits, announced today its support for the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®). The new nationwide program supporting the ASPCA, and recognizing the significant health benefits of pet ownership, will help accomplish two critical... Read more
Watertree Health® President Provides Statement on Continuing Rise in Prescription Drug Prices
DESTIN, Fla., June 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Last week, continued hikes in prescription prices prompted Consumer Reports to issue two stories on the same day: “Is There a Cure for High Drug Prices?” and “As Drug Prices Increase, Quality of Life Goes Down” The magazine reported that insufficient regulations have failed to protect patients from indefinite prices... Read more
Trip Changes Life of Local Make-A-Wish® Teenager
MIAMI, July 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Every year more than 650 Southern Florida kids are diagnosed with life-threatening medical conditions, and Make-A-Wish grants the most heartfelt wish of these children. These experiences provide hope and motivation while they endure long rounds of medical treatment. President and CEO of Make-A-Wish Southern Florida, Norman Wedderburn said, “Corporate sponsors like Watertree Health make it possible for us to fulfill... Read more
Watertree Health® Announces $1 Million Donation for Make-A-Wish®
DESTIN, Fla., July 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Today Watertree Health, a provider of free prescription discount cards, announced that donations-to-date from its national sponsorship of Make-A-Wish reached $1 million. Since November 2014, Watertree Health has made a donation each time someone saves using the prescription discount card benefitting the wish granting organization. The alliance has brought... Read more
Mississippi Native Gets Wish Granted to See Atlanta Hawks Basketball Game
Watertree Health®, partner of Make-A-Wish® Mississippi, sponsors wish for Mississippi kid diagnosed with life-threatening medical condition to see the Atlanta Hawks play basketball. Ridgeland, MS (PRWEB) May 05, 2016 Every year 220 Mississippi kids are diagnosed with life-threatening medical conditions and Make-A-Wish grants the most heartfelt wishes of these children. The wishes provide hope and... Read more
Watertree Health® Gives Statement on the Impact of Large Health Insurance Companies Withdrawing from ACA Exchanges
Watertree Health warns consumers of higher premiums and higher co-pays as increasing numbers of large health insurance companies pull out of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) health exchanges.   The Blue Cross and Blue Shield member companies’ and UnitedHealthcare’s decision to leave the ACA may result in an economic avalanche for some households.   Destin,... Read more
Watertree Health Offers Tips on Saving on Electronic Prescriptions
Doctors are increasingly e-prescribing. Watertree Health offers tips on how to save money on medications sent electronically. Destin, Florida (PRWEB) March 29, 2016 Watertree Health is addressing the rise of e-prescriptions by providing digital tools. As of March 27th, in New York it is legally mandatory that doctors send all prescriptions electronically. In other states,... Read more
Watertree Health Reports Year-End 2015 Social Responsibility Results
The Company surpassed its 2015 goals for social responsibility, defined by prescription savings that help address the rising costs of medicines and donations to nonprofits strategically aligned with its health mission. DESTIN, FLORIDA (PRWEB) JANUARY 20, 2016 Watertree Health®, founded to make health care products and services more accessible to all people in America, reported... Read more
Watertree Health President Responds to Consumer Reports Survey on Rising Prescription Drug Prices
With report of 1 in 5 skipping doses and 1 in 4 not getting prescriptions filled, Shane Power says free prescription card and drug-price-lookup tool provide solution. Destin, FL – September 2, 2015 – A recent survey by Consumer Reports sheds light on the rise in drug prices over the past year and its negative... Read more
Back-to-School with a Free Prescription Discount Card
Benefits Community and Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma (Oklahoma City) – August 12, 2015 – When prepping for back-to-school, there’s one essential item that will help Oklahoma families throughout the year—a free prescription discount card. According to the CDC, elementary school children are sick an average of eight to 12 times each school year. For... Read more
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Phoenix Children’s Hospital and Watertree Health® Team Up to Save Patients Money
Phoenix, AZ – July 14, 2015 – Phoenix Children’s Hospital and Watertree Health, a leading provider of free prescription discount cards, today announced the formation of a partnership program that will not only benefit patients but also Phoenix Children’s. Each time someone saves money with the Prescription Discount Card benefiting Phoenix Children’s, Watertree Health makes... Read more
Watertree Health President Offers Some Relief for Migraine Sufferers
Destin, FL – June 3, 2015 – June is National Migraine Awareness Month—a time to review how this medical condition affects so many people. More than 36 million people in America live with migraines, and up to a third or more of them are not receiving optimal treatment, due in part to prescription migraine medications being... Read more