Patient Financial Assistance Options
If you are concerned about your financial ability to pay co-payments, please don't hesitate to discuss your concerns with our office staff. We will be glad to help you create a payment plan that allows you to chip away at your medical bills little by little.
Seniors' Farmers Market Nutrition Program
Many of our local farmers markets participate in SFMNP, which allows eligible, low-income seniors to receive five $10 coupons with which to purchase fresh produce, herbs, and honey. Let this program assist you in finding healthy foods in keeping with your dietary restrictions and budget! Click here to see if this program is right for you.
American Kidney Fund
If you are an insured patient, receiving dialysis for end-stage renal disease, and struggling to pay your insurance premiums, you may be qualified to receive assistance from the American Kidney Fund. AKF also has a Safety Net Program which helps meet patients' needs that are unable to be covered through insurance, such as transportation, insurance co-payments, over-the-counter medications, and more! Look into this program to see if it may be right for you.
Johnson & Johnson Patient Assistance Foundation
If you are uninsured and struggling to afford the cost of your treatment, Johnson & Johnson may be able to help you acquire your prescribed medications. They require their applicants to live in the United States, receive treatment from a licensed United States doctor, have no insurance coverage, and bring in a certain low income. Find out if you are eligible and apply today.
GoodRX has been able to help many people enjoy savings on their prescriptions. Just type in the name of your prescribed drug, the quantity, dosage, and form and search for the lowest prices available at your local pharmacies. Choose the coupon that will best benefit you. You must show your GoodRX coupon either in digital or printed form to your pharmacist. Using these coupons, you have the opportunity to save up to 80%! Click here to see if GoodRX could work for you.
HealthWell Foundation's vision is that "no patient goes without health care because they can't afford it." They assist underinsured patients by helping with co-payments, premiums, insurance deductibles, and uncovered expenses. Go to their website to find out if you are eligible to apply.