March 29th, 2019

Low-cost prescription delivery service now available from two TWP centers.

DETROIT – March 29, 2019 –The Wellness Plan Medical Centers is pleased to announce that low-cost prescription delivery services are now available at its Detroit locations – East Medical Center and Gateway Medical Center.

The services are designed to make it more convenient for patients to get the medication they need to improve health outcomes. It is part of TWP’s ongoing effort to provide as many people as possible access to affordable and high-quality healthcare.

“Many of our patients face transportation and mobility challenges that make it difficult for them to pick up their prescriptions in person,” said TWP Chief Pharmacy Officer Kimberly Thornton. “We are pleased that we are now able to offer prescription delivery services. This new service is aligned with our mission,
which is to provide high quality health care services to members of our community.”

“We worked hard to keep the cost of this new service as low as possible and without any hidden fees,” Thornton said. “We are also proud that these services are available to all of our customers at these two centers.”

TWP will offer the service starting on Monday, April 1.

Details of the delivery services are available as follows:

East Medical Center
4909 East Outer Drive
Detroit, MI 48234
(313) 369-3977
Delivery times: Wednesday and Friday: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Delivery fees: 

  • Same day: $7 within 5-mile radius
  • Next day: $4 up to 5 miles, $6 for 6 to 10 miles

Gateway Medical Center
2888 West Grand Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48202
(313) 875-5220
Delivery times: Tuesday and Thursday: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Delivery fees:

  • Same day: $7 within 5-mile radius
  • Next day: $4 up to 5 miles, $6 for 6 to 10 miles

About The Wellness Plan Medical Centers
The Wellness Plan Medical Centers (TWP) was founded in 1973 as an HMO, and has transitioned into a vital alliance of medical centers in the Greater Detroit Area. TWP is a nonprofit with the achieved status of a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC). Throughout its six locations in the Metro Detroit area,
TWP offers one-stop-shop health, dental and related services throughout the year providing a wide array of services, including pediatrics, adult/senior medicine, preventative care, obstetrics and gynecology, behavioral health and specialty services. TWP is supported by the Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) and is a Health Center Program grantee.