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Prescription Assistance For Hiv Patients

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Prescription Assistance STAT!!

Hi Mr. Fawcett - I was diagnosed HIV+ in June 2010. My numbers have come in as follows:6/14/10 - CD4: 371; VL: 63908/17/10 - CD4: 335; VL: 371010/19/10 - CD4: 352; VL: 84701/4/10 - CD4: 328; VL: 11320I just left my doctor visit with the high...
David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

Response from David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

South Florida Center for Counseling and Therapy
...I commend you on your research and empathize with the struggle to pay for medication. Unfortunately patient assistance programs are being pummeled by governmental funding crises. Every state and locale has different programs, the status of which Read more »

HIV antivirals and Medicare Drug Plan

I am HIV positive and currently receiving SSDI benefits, and have been working through Social... Read more »

How do I find out about the HIV patient assistance program

My husband has facial lipoatropy and had the procedure done one time in miami while we lived there,... Read more »
Articles
Fair Pricing Coalition

Patient Assistance and Co-Pay Programs for HIV and Viral Hepatitis Drugs

...years, the Fair Pricing Coalition (FPC) has addressed patient health insurance co-payment (co-pay) programs and patient drug assistance programs (PAPs) for people living with HIV and/or viral hepatitis. The FPC has negotiated co-pay programs with... Read more »
GlaxoSmithKline

GlaxoSmithKline Announces New Program to Provide Financial Assistance for Eligible HIV Patients in the U.S.

...Triangle Park -- GlaxoSmithKline [NYSE: GSK] announced today the launch of a new Patient Savings Card designed to help eligible patients improve compliance with their HIV regimens by reducing their out-of-pocket expenses for GSK HIV medications.... Read more »
National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors

Merck and The ADAP Crisis Task Force Announce Key Initiatives to Help Provide Funding Relief to AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAPs) Across the U.S.

...Merck & Co., Inc., and the ADAP CrisisTask Force (ACTF) announced a series of key initiatives to help struggling state AIDS DrugAssistance Programs (ADAPs) continue to provide people living with HIV access to medicines.The ACTF is pleased that,... Read more »
AIDS Healthcare Foundation

AHF Will Supply $1 Million in Free AIDS Drugs to Florida Wait List Patients

...shortfall that has crippled its AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) and forced the state to potentially disenroll 350 Florida patients already on ADAP as well as place nearly 2,400 low-income Floridians on waiting lists to access lifesaving... Read more »
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patient assistance programs

Posted by douglass, 3 Replies
...hey everybody- just wanted to let you know that there are some great patient assistance programs out there for alot of your hiv needs- for free meds go to your local social services office-for treatment of facial Read more »

Health Insurance?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...My brother just found out that he is HIV positive. He is currently a college student and does not have health insurance. Does anyone know if there is a plan available Read more »

Privacy of Pharmacy Prescription Files

Posted by Anonymous
...practice in New York State; in appropriate situations and subject to court rules, we may handle cases outside of New York with the assistance of locally-admitted attorneys.) Read more »

Help with costs of meds

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...prescriptions after the first month. Cost runs between $1,000 to $1,400 a month. Where can I go for help, as I do not qualify for assistance on the ADAP program? Any help will be appreciated. Read more »