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2016 Patient Assistance and Reimbursement Guide

2016 Patient Assistance and Reimbursement Guide


Updated September 2016

New programs and updated links.  Download the revised PDF today and link directly to applications and enrollment portals.  Other features include:

  • Yousuf Zafar, MD, MHS, and Dan Sherman, MA, LPC, share their perspectives on discussing financial concerns with cancer patients and the evolving role of the financial advocate.
  • Tips for optimizing co-pay assistance programs. An authorization specialist creates an effective process to ensure that co-pay funds are applied to the appropriate patient accounts.
  • Pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical patient assistance programs.
  • Patient assistance flowcharts for specific patient populations (uninsured, Medicare, Medicaid, self-pay, etc.)
  • A drug-specific quick reference guide to patient assistance programs.

Email your comments and feedback to Jillian Kornak, Associate Editor, ACCC at

blockquoteI find this an extremely useful tool to use in helping patients with their financial challenges. Cindy Adams
Financial Counselor
Hendersonville Hematology & Oncology
Hendersonville, N.C.

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