The focus of the discount prescription card is to provide discounts for people who are uninsured or underinsured.
The program reports an average savings of 30% or more on prescription drugs and can be used at approximately 95% of pharmacies throughout the nation.
Commissioners say the free discount card will ease the financial strain a lot of people feel when filling prescriptions.
The plan meets the commission's requirements that the plan not lock them into a contract and also have no mail order.
The card will be available soon in public locations.