Co-payment, Out-of-Pocket Assistance and Drug Discounts
Chronic Disease Fund
Medication co-pay assistance for the under-insured. Toll-Free Patient Information at 1-877-968-7233.
HelpPayRA Articles that will help you as you search for ways to lower your treatment costs and listings of resources, contact information and Web sites.
The HealthWell Foundation
Addresses the needs of individuals who cannot afford their insurance co-payments, premiums, co-insurance, or other out-of-pocket health care costs.
Partnership for Prescription Assistance, PPA
Pharmaceutical companies, doctors, other health care providers, patient advocacy organizations and community groups working together to help qualifying patients get prescription medications. Has information in English and Espanol.
Together Rx Access, LLC
A resource to help uninsured Americans gain access to prescription products at significant savings. New sign ups will be accepted through December 31, 2013. The card can be used until February 28, 2014.
A comprehensive source of information on assistance programs available for people having difficulties paying for their medications or health care. NeedyMeds requires no registration.
A fully-licensed mail order pharmacy that provides prescription medicines to uninsured and underinsured individuals and families, as well as those who have limited prescription drug coverage. Rx Outreach is not a prescription insurance program nor an Internet pharmacy.
American Academy of Family Physicians
Provides information on topics such as understanding your medical bills and your insurance plan as well as resources for affordable prescription medication.
http://www.encouragefoundation.com or call 1-800-282-7752 for uninsured or underinsured assistance.
Glaxo Smith Kline
www.bridgestoaccess.com (Non-oncology medicines e.g. Boniva) or call 1-866-PATIENT (1-866-728-4368).
or call 1-800-448-6472 for reimbursement assistance.
or call 1-866-424-6942 to learn about Cimzia’s co-pay savings card.
or call 1-877-423-6597 for patient assistance or co-pay assistance.
or call 1-866-547-0644 to learn about the KineretKare program, which offers assistance with insurance as well as co-pay or reimbursement assistance.
and click on Support and Financial Help or call 1-866-268-4514 for reimbursement assistance or 1-800-673-6242 (1-800-ORENCIA) for co-pay questions.
(click on “Support and Financial Help”) or call 1-888-222-3771 for Remicade assistance or 1-866-571-8556 for reimbursement assistance.
or call 1-866-681-3261 for reimbursement assistance and 1-800-530-3083 for uninsured or underinsured assistance.
or call 1- 877-697-4676.
Patient Advocate Foundation
Seeks to safeguard patients through effective mediation assuring access to care, maintenance of employment and preservation of financial stability relative to the diagnosis of life threatening or debilitating diseases. Provides information on:
The National Financial Resources Guidebook for Patients: A state-by-state directory or resources.
- Patient Advocate Foundation Pediatrics Resource Center
- American Academy of Pediatrics: Information on pediatric medicine.
US Department of Health & Human Services Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Provides consumers information on health insurance and a guide to help patients obtain higher-quality care.
The NAIC State insurance Departments
Provides consumers information on government-funded resources available in each of the 50 states.
Find A Health Care Provider
Allows you to search by name, location and/or specialty (eg., hand, elbow, knee, etc.)