Patient Support Resources

Patient Assistance Programs by Pharmaceutical Company

Amgen Assist

Amgen Assist PAP

Amgen Assist™ gives patients and healthcare providers a single destination for access to eService and online forms, and makes it easier to find a program that would best meet each patient's unique needs. 1-800-272-9376

Amgen Neulasta First Step Program

Amgen Neulasta PAP

 The Neulasta FIRST STEP™ Program is intended to provide assistance to eligible low-income patients who need help meeting their Neulasta® co-insurance or co-payment requirement.

Amgen SAFETY NET Foundation

Amgen PAP

The Safety Net Foundation is a nonprofit patient assistance program that helps qualifying uninsured patients access Amgen medicines at no cost. Phone 1-888-762-6436, Main Fax 1-877-727-2867

Astra Zeneca Cancer Support Network

Astra Zeneca PAP

Provides information about prescription drug coverage, treatment, and support resources for cancer patients and oncology professionals. Phone 1866-992-9276

Bayer Nexavar Reach Program

Bayer PAP

 Onyx LogoNexavar PAP


Nexavar REACH Program, a patient assistance program provided by Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals and Onyx Pharmaceuticals, offers Nexavar at no cost to those who are eligible for the program. 1866-639-2827

Boehringer Ingelheim Solutions Plus

Solutions Plus isBoehringer Ingelheim making patient support our priority by providing a broad range of access, reimbursement and clinical support solutions for patients who are prescribed GILOTRIF (afatinib) tablets.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Destination Access

Bristol Myers Squibb Logo       Destination Access BMS Destination Access is your comprehensive resource guide, which includes live phone support and web site access for BMS products: reimbursement and appeals process, benefits investigation, appeals assistance, prior authorization assistance and patient assistance.  Phone: 1-800-861-0048  Fax: 1-888-776-2370.

Celgene Patient Support Coordinator

Celegene PaP

 The PSC link is a dedicated central point of contact for healthcare providers, patients and caregivers. It is a great resource for reimbursement and co-pay assistance.

"CancerCare Get You There" is a program that can help you with transportation costs click here for more info.


Cephalon Oncology Reimbursement Exertise - CORE


At Cephalon Oncology, we go further to support patients and healthcare providers. CORE (Cephalon Oncology Reimbursement Expertise) is a convenient reimbursement resource that provides a support program along with online tools to help make it easier to understand the reimbursement process. Phone 1866-261-7730

Genentech BioOncology Access Solutions

Genentech PAP

Health insurance coverage and reimbursement issues can be confusing and challenging. Genentech Access Solutions is here to make the process as easy as possible.

Avastin Patient Assistance

Cotellic in Combination with Zelboraf

Genomic Access Program: Oncotype DX Reimbursement Assistance

Genomic PAPGenomic Oncotype DX PAP



The customer support page of where a link for the GAP email address is. Phone 1-866-662-6897, Local Contact Diane Schulte 866-648-9935, Rebecca Ginther 888-817-5208

GlaxoSmithKline Commitment to Access

Committed to helping patients gain access to GlaxoSmithKline GSK Logo(GSK) oncology and specialty medications Commitment to Access can assist patients with: guidance regarding insurance coverage; GSK Co-Pay Assistance Program; GSK Patient Assistance Programs and finding the specialty pharmacy that offers the lowest co-pay.  Phone: 1-866-265-6491  Fax: 1-866-272-9439.



Incyte CARES logoPatients living with myelofibrosis face many challenges.  IncyteCARES (Connecting to Access, Reimbursement, Education and Support) is a comprehensive program created by Incyte to connect eligible patients with myelofibrosis to continuing support and resources during their treatment with Jakafi.  Phone: (855) 452-5234

Lilly Patient One Program

Lilly PAP

PatientOne is the Lilly Oncology program that addresses financial, access, and claim issues for patients who are candidates for Lilly's Oncology products. Phone 1-866-472-8663

Merck ACT Program

Merck PAP

ACT is a 2-part program designed to assist insured patients with reimbursement issues and to provide product support for qualified individuals lacking coverage.

Merck Co-Pay Assistance Program

Key+You Support Program for Keytruda

Patient support 1-866-363-6379, Fax 1-866-363-6389

Millennium VELCADE Reimbursement Assistance Program

Millennium Velcade PAP

 Millennium is committed to helping secure access to VELCADE® (bortezomib) for Injection for patients who have been prescribed VELCADE and have financial difficulties. Phone 1-866-835-2233

Novartis PAP Registration Guide

 Novartis Logo

The Novartis Patient Assistance Portal allows registered physicians and advocates the ability to assist patients with Patient Assistance Program (PAP) enrollment and fulfillment of orders.  The portal offers convenience, efficiency, and easy access for physicians, practice managers, advocates and patients.  

Onyx 360

Onyx 360


Onyx 360 is a comprehensive patient and caregiver support and services program designed to help patients navigate the treatment journey, including reimbursement and payment support, treatment support and referrals to third-party organizations for day-to-day and emotional support. Dedicated Oncology Nurse Advocates are available Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time at 1-855-ONYX-360 (1-855-669-9360) to assist patients, caregivers and healthcare providers.



Pfizer RxPathways

Pfizer RxPathwaysPfizer RxPathways offers a range of support services, including insurance counseling, co-pay help, and medicines provided free or at a savings. Eligibility requirements are the same as for the previous programs and vary by type of assistance. Patients who are currently receiving their medicines through Pfizer Helpful Answers and FirstResource will be automatically enrolled in Pfizer RxPathways and do not have to take any action to continue receiving their medicines.

Roche (Xeloda) Oncoline Reimbursement Hotline


Roche PAP

The Roche Oncoline Patient Assistance Program offers assistance to patients who have no prescription coverage or have reached their cap and meet specific income guidelines. 1-800-443-6676

Sanofi Aventis Pact Plus

Sanofi Aventis PAP

Sanofi Aventis Pact Plus PAP




Patient assistance program, Benefit verification and prior authorization, Claims management/Appeals assistance, coding & billing guidance. Phone 1-800-996-6626, Fax 1-800-996-6627

Seattle Genetics - SeaGen Secure

SeaGen SecureSeaGen Secure is a comprehensive reimbursement support hotline and patient assistance program for ADCETRISTM (brentuximab vedotin). Reimbursement counselors are available to provide coverage, coding and reimbursement information in addition to case management for our patient assistance programs. Patient assistance is available to uninsured and underinsured patients that have been prescribed ADCETRIS. Eligibility for patient assistance is based on gross family household income, residency and diagnosis. Additional program services include Benefit Investigations, assistance with underpaid/denied claims, ADCETRIS policy information and alternate funding research. Please contact SeaGen Secure at 855.473.2436, Option 1 or  to obtain an enrollment form or for additional information.

Spectrum STAR

Spectrum STAR

Spectrum Therapy Access Resources (STAR®) is a reimbursement support, co-pay assistance, and patient assistance program designed to help patients and healthcare professionals in the United States gain appropriate access to BELEODAQ® (belinostat) for injection, FOLOTYN® (pralatrexate injection), FUSILEV® (levoleucovorin) for injection, MARQIBO® (vinCRIStine sulfate LIPOSOME injection), ZEVALIN® (ibritumomab tiuxetan) injection for intravenous use. Please visit for more information. 


Disease Specific Organizations

American Cancer Society

American Cancer Society logo

The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.

Brain Tumor Society -BTS Cares

Brain Tumor Society logo

National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) is a leader in the brain tumor community, bringing together the best of research and patient services to be a comprehensive resource for patients, families, caregivers, researchers, and medical professionals.

Cancer Care

Cancer Care logo

CancerCare is a national nonprofit organization that provides free, professional support services to anyone affected by cancer: people with cancer, caregivers, children, loved ones, and the bereaved. CancerCare programs—including counseling and support groups, education, financial assistance and practical help—are provided by professional oncology social workers and are completely free of charge.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society logo

The mission of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS): Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. LLS has dedicated itself to being one of the top-rated voluntary health agencies in terms of dollars that directly fund our mission.

Lymphoma Research Foundation

Lymphoma Research Foundation logo

The Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) is the nation's largest lymphoma-focused voluntary health organization devoted exclusively to funding lymphoma research and providing patients and health care professionals with critical information on the disease.

National Bone Marrow Transplant Link

National Bone Marrow Transplant Link

The mission of the National Bone Marrow Transplant Link is to help patients, caregivers, and families cope with the social and emotional challenges of bone marrow/stem cell transplant from diagnosis through survivorship by providing vital information and personalized support services.

National Marrow Donor Program

National Marrow Donor Program logo

The National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) and our Be The Match FoundationSM are nonprofit organizations dedicated to creating an opportunity for all patients to receive the bone marrow or umbilical cord blood transplant they need, when they need it.

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Logo

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is a nationwide network of people dedicated to working together to advance research, support patients and create hope for those affected by pancreatic cancer.

Sarcoma Alliance

Sarcoma Alliance  logo

The Sarcoma Alliance is striving to extend and improve the lives of sarcoma patients through accurate diagnosis, improved access to care, education and support. Together we can make a difference.


Co-pay Assistance

ACCC Patient Assistance and Reimbursement Guide

ACCC Patient Assistance and Reimbursement Guide is available online and in print FREE to ACCC members.

Expanded and updated, ACCC's Patient Assistance and Reimbursement Guide features a quick reference guide by drug name with links directly to the drug manufacturers.

CancerCare Co-Payment Assistance Foundation

The CancerCare Co-Payment Assistance Foundation is a not-for-profit organization established in 2007 to address the needs of individuals who cannot afford their insurance co-payments to cover the cost of medications for treating cancer.

Chronic Disease Fund

The Chronic Disease Fund is an independent 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization that helps underinsured patients with chronic disease, cancers or life-altering conditions obtain the expensive medications they need. We assist patients throughout the United States who meet income qualification guidelines and have private insurance or a Medicare Part D plan but cannot afford the co-payments for their specialty therapeutics. We pay the patient’s out-of-pocket costs directly to the provider, eliminating the cash flow problems that can prevent them from getting their medications.

Partnership for Prescription Assistance (PPA)

The Partnership for Prescription Assistance brings together America's pharmaceutical companies, doctors, other health care providers, patient advocacy organizations and community groups to help qualifying patients who lack prescription coverage get the medicines they need through the public or private program that's right for them.

Patient Access Network Foundation

Patient Access Network (PAN) Foundation is an independent, not-for-profit established in 2004, dedicated to assisting patients who cannot afford the out-of-pocket costs associated with their treatment needs. With 20 disease-specific funds, PAN assists the underinsured in accessing health care treatments. Throughout all 50 states and three U.S. territories PAN provides trained case managers that patients or advocates may speak with about their care.

Patient Advocate Foundation's Co-Pay Relief Program

The Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) Co-Pay Relief Program (CPR) currently provides direct financial support to insured patients, including Medicare Part D beneficiaries, who must financially and medically qualify to access pharmaceutical co-payment assistance. The program offers personal service to all patients through the use of call counselors; personally guiding patients through the enrollment process.

Patient Services Incorporated

PSI is the "ground breaking" 501(c)(3) non-profit, charitable organization of its kind.  For nearly two decades, PSI has helped people who live with certain chronic illnesses or conditions locate suitable health insurance coverage and access ways to satisfy expensive co-payments.  PSI provides assistance with the cost of health insurance premiums associated with COBRAs, State High Risk Pools, Open enrollment,  Guaranteed Issue policies, HIPAA conversion policies; and prescriptions co-payments associated with private insurance as well as with Medicare Parts B and D.


General Healthcare Advocacy Organizations

Catholic Charities

Catholic Charities logo

The mission of Catholic Charities USA is to exercise leadership in assisting its membership, particularly the diocesan Catholic Charities agencies and supporting group members, in their mission of service, advocacy and convening.

Corporate Angel Network

 Corporate Angel Network is a charitable organization in the USA whose sole Corporate Angel Networkmission is to ease the emotional stress, physical discomfort and financial burden of travel for cancer patients by arranging FREE flights to treatment centers, using the empty seats on corporate aircraft flying on routine bussiness.

Eligibility to participate in this program is open to all cancer patients, bone marrow donors, and bone marrow recipients who are ambulatory and not in need of medical support while traveling.  Eligibility is not based on financial need, and patients may travel as often as necessary.


Healthwell Foundation

Healthwell Foundation logo

The HealthWell Foundation® is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, charitable organization that helps individuals afford prescription medications they are taking for specific illnesses. The Foundation provides financial assistance to eligible patients to cover certain out-of-pocket health care costs.

Imerman Angels

Imerman Angels is a not-for-profit organization that connects a person Imerman Angelsfighting cancer today (cancer fighter) with someone who has beaten the same type of cancer (cancer survivor). The one-on-one relationship provides the cancer fighter the opportunity to ask personal questions and receive encouragement from someone who is uniquely familiar with the situation, and it allows the cancer survivor the opportunity to personally help a fighter as he or she battles the disease. 

MyLifeLine Cancer Foundation believes a strong support community is critical for cancer patients.  Every day provides free, personal websites to cancer patients and caregivers to easily connect with family and friends, because no patient should ever feel alone.

National Organization for Rare Disorders

The National Organization for Rare Disorders NORD(NORD), a 501(c)3  organization, is a unique federation of voluntary health organizations dedicated to helping people with rare "orphan" diseases and assisting the organizations that serve them. NORD is committed to the identification, treatment, and cure of rare disorders through programs of education, advocacy, research, and service.

United Way

United Way logo

United Way addresses pressing health and healthcare issues facing communities across the country. Community by community, United Ways and their partners target childhood obesity, health insurance coverage, healthcare quality, childhood immunizations, substance abuse, family violence, oral health or other healthcare concerns voiced by their community.


Government Organizations - National

Department of Human Services Welfare Unit

Department of Human Services logo

THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (HHS) is the United States government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.


Eldercare logo

Established in 1991, the Eldercare Locator links those who need assistance with state and local area agencies on aging and community-based organizations that serve older adults and their caregivers. Whether an older person needs help with services such as meals, home care or transportation, or a caregiver needs training and education or a well-deserved break from caregiving responsibilities, the Eldercare Locator is there to point that person in the right direction.

National Cancer Institute

National Cancer Institute logo

The National Cancer Institute coordinates the National Cancer Program, which conducts and supports research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect to the cause, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of cancer, rehabilitation from cancer, and the continuing care of cancer patients and the families of cancer patients.

Social Security Disability, Supplemental Security Income and Medicare benefits

Social Security logo

The Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program pays benefits to disabled adults and children who have limited income and resources. SSI benefits also are payable to people 65 and older without disabilities who meet the financial limits.