American Organ Transplant Association (AOTA)
Help Paying for Medical Costs
PO Box 418, Stilwell, KS, 66085-0418
Distance: 1255 Miles
Provides financial help to people with a health condition or disability so that they can pay for medical bills or other expenses related to health care
Provides direct support of transplant patients.
Help for people receiving a transplant includes:
* Transportation assistance - Provides direct help to pay for transportation to and from the transplant center through Greyhound bus
* Medication assistance Program - Offers a discount card program that can help offset your drug expenses for medicine to reduce the chance your body will reject the transplant.
* Provides information on how patients can do fund-raising for transplant expenses
* Provides resources for support groups, organ donation and transplant centers
Transportation requests must come from the transplant coordinator or social worker.
Social workers or transplant coordinators can access an online form to register for assistance at: http://www.aotaonline.org/transportation.html
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
This provider does not offer other services or resources at this location.
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BT-8300.1000Bus Fare Definition
Programs that provide cash or tokens for individuals who have no personal means of transportation and are unable to use public transportation (or a taxi service) for necessary local travel without assistance with the fare. Also included are programs that provide bus fare for people who need to travel out of town (e.g., for a funeral) but do not have the means to do so.
LH-4000.8500Transplant/Medical Treatment Fundraising Assistance Definition
Programs that provide information and guidance for families that need to raise funds to meet the costs of transplants or other expensive forms of treatment in situations where they are responsible for the expense. Some programs may provide matching funds.
LH-6700.6250Prescription Drug Discount Cards Definition
Private organizations that issue cards that offer discounts on prescriptions at participating network pharmacies including chain and independent retail outlets, generally for an annual enrollment fee. Also included are programs that maintain lists of these types of programs for referral purposes.
YF-6000.8000-850Transplant Patients Definition
Individuals who have received or require an organ or tissue transplant to replace organs or tissue that are dysfunctional.