Tuesday, November 28, 2023


Frequently Asked Questions

Who qualifies for CMAP?

To be eligible:

  • You must be a Louisiana resident over the age of 18.  
  • You must not be covered by Medicaid or private insurance that covers prescriptions.
  • Your family's household income must be at or below 300% of the Federal Poverty Level to qualify.
  • Patient eligibility is for up to one year. Patients must reapply each year for CMAP services.
  • CMAP does not charge at this time for services so all medications are provided for FREE.

Do all members of the household’s income need to be included?
Yes, all income for a family must be included. 

What are the income guidelines?

CMAP Income Guidelines -- 2023


Number in
per month
per year
1 $3,645 $43,740
2 $4,930 $59,160
3 $6,215 $74,580
4 $7,500 $90,000
5 $8,785 $105,420
6 $10,070 $120,840
7 $11,355 $136,260
8 $12,640 $151,680

If a CMAP client has a question about one of their medications, who do they call?
Patients are encouraged to call either the CMAP pharmacy at our toll free number 1-866-848-6225 or the doctor who prescribed the medication.

When should a client call the pharmacy to get their prescription refilled?
Patients can call the CMAP pharmacy to refill their prescription 10-14 days prior to their last pill at our toll free number 1-866-848-6225.

I have Medicare but no prescription coverage (Part D) can I still qualify for CMAP?
Yes, you may still qualify for CMAP. Call us at 1-888-443-7494 for more information.

I have prescription insurance but can’t afford my co-pay, can I qualify for CMAP?
No, unfortunately as long as you have any type of prescription coverage you are not eligible for assistance through CMAP.

I am 65 yrs old but I am not eligible for Medicare, can I qualify for CMAP?
Yes, if you are not eligible to receive Medicare benefits you may qualify for CMAP.

Want to learn more?

Contact CMAP
Phone: 318-443-7494
Fax: 318-448-4473
Toll Free: 888-443-7494


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