—Alan Franciscus, Editor-in-Chief
The Patient Advocate Foundation announced
that they received five million dollars in funding to provide financial
assistance to people on medical treatment for hepatitis C (HCV). The
Co-Pay Relief (CPR) program provides assistance for co-pay only for
people who have insurance.
Co-pay coverage: $3,000 maximum per year
Patient should be insured and insurance must cover the medication for which patient seeks assistance.
Patient must have a confirmed diagnosis of hepatitis C.
Patient must reside and receive treatment in the United States.
Source: Patient Advocacy Foundation: www.patientadvocate.org/