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NORD - National Organization For Rare Disorders

Help Paying for Medical Costs

55 Kenosia Ave, Danbury, CT, 06810-7326

Distance: 20 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


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.


Applications for assistance available online. They are also reachable by phone.


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

Last Update

1/23/2020

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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