Affordable Medicine Options for Seniors (AMOS)

Affordable Medicine Options for Seniors (AMOS) is a free service that helps Knoxville and Knox County seniors lower the cost of their medicines. By learning a few basics, you can reduce your medicine expenses. Special programs and government assistance are also available.

AMOS can help you enroll in a Medicare drug plan or Medicare Advantage plan that includes drug coverage. There is also help with choosing a Medicare Supplemental (Medigap) if you are interested. Trained staff and volunteer advisors do research, provide information for you, and help complete application forms.

All services are free. Individual advising is by appointment. Note: AMOS is not a clinic or a pharmacy and does not give out medicines.

  • Information telephone hotline
  • Individual advising
  • Presentations to groups
  • Information mailed to you
  • Training for professionals and community volunteers

AMOS can help you learn about free samples available from your doctor; patient assistance programs; Medicare Part D enrollment, Extra Help, appeals when denied coverage; Rx discount programs; mail order; and more.

Download the Medicare Part D Prescription Plan Worksheet HERE.

Print the document, fill it out, and return it to: AMOS Program, Knoxville-Knox County CAC Office on Aging, PO Box 51650, Knoxville, TN 37950-1650; Fax: 865-546-0832; email: peggy.ransom@knoxseniors.org.