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NORD - National Organization For Rare Disorders

Help Paying for Medical Costs

55 Kenosia Ave, Danbury, CT, 06810-7326

Distance: 187 Miles

(800) 999-6673

Website

https://rarediseases.org/for-patients-and-families/help-access-medications/patient-assistance-programs-2

Service Details

Description

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


Additional Information

Help patients obtain life-saving or life-sustaining medication they could not otherwise afford.


Offers additional financial assistance for:
* Medication
* Insurance premiums and patient co-pays fees
* Diagnostic testing assistance
* Travel assistance for clinical trials or consultation with disease specialists


Eligibility

Eligibility criteria can vary by program, most patient assistance programs require the following:
* Patient must have an applicable diagnosis or physician referral
* Patient must be a legal US resident
* Patient must meet the program's financial need criteria


Programs currently offering assistance are listed at: https://rarediseases.org/for-patients-and-families/help-access-medications/patient-assistance-programs-2


Application Instructions

Maximum award levels vary by program. Awards are made on a calendar year basis and patients may reapply for subsequent years. Applications are responded to within two business days.


To apply for assistance or contact a representative with questions about a program, go online to https://rarediseases.org/for-patients-and-families/help-access-medications/patient-assistance-programs-2 and find a program that best meets your situation.


If you do not find a program for your specific needs, call (800) 999-6673. For help in Spanish, call (844) 259-7178


Business Hours

9:00am - 7:00pm, Monday - Thursday
9:00am - 6:00pm, Friday (Eastern Time)


Area Served

Nationwide


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (203) 744-0100
Toll Free (800) 999-6673
Toll Free - Spanish (844) 259-7178

Last Update

3/19/2019

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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