Social Security

www.ssa.gov/prescriptionhelp

Updated information on the Extra Help with Medicare Prescription Drug Plan, an estimated value of $4,000 for qualified applicants.

 
Contact:
800­-633­-4227

RxAssist

www.rxassist.org

Patient assistance programs are run by pharmaceutical companies to provide free medications to people who cannot afford to buy their medicine. RxAssist offers a comprehensive database of these patient assistance programs, as well as practical tools, news and articles so that healthcare professionals and patients can find the information they need.

 

Patient Advocate Foundation

www.patientadvocate.org

Mission: To provide effective mediation and arbitration services to patients to remove obstacles to healthcare such as medical debt crisis, insurance access issues and employment issues for patients with chronic, debilitating and life­threatening illnesses.

 
Contact:
help@patientadvocate.org
800­-532­-5274

Medicine Assistance Tool

mat.org

Helps qualifying patients without prescription drug coverage get the medicines they need through the program that is right for them. Many will get their medications free or nearly free.

 
Contact:
1­-888­-477­-2669

Diplomat’s Oncology Navigator Program

www.diplomatpharmacy.com

Offers drug assistance. Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy’s Oncology Navigator Program provides clinical and reimbursement solutions to patients with oncologic and hematologic disorders. Financial assistance may be available for patients who meet annual benefit maximums, are among the working poor or on disability and financially unable to burden their co-payments or co-insurance liabilities.

 
Contact:
Patient Care Coordinator
dspinfo@diplomatpharmacy.com
877-977-9118
4100 S Saginaw Street
Flint, Michigan 48507