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PAF Achieves GuideStar’s Platinum Status for 2018

Earning this Independent Seal of Transparency Allows Donors to Focus on Progress and Results Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) earned the 2018 Platinum GuideStar Nonprofit Profile Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by…
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Tips for Talking With Your Pharmacist

Pharmacists are a valuable resource for patients in many ways. Pharmacists are well-educated in both prescription and over-the-counter products and are able to help with any medication questions or concerns. Pharmacists work closely with your…
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Family Medical Leave: What You Need to Know

If you have experienced a heart attack, stroke, heart condition, or if you have undergone surgery, your need to rest and recover may impact your ability to work. If this situation applies to you, it…
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Should I Always Use My Insurance?

In most situations, using your insurance coverage is in your best interest because it ensures you are receiving the maximum benefits that you are entitled to, and utilizes what you are paying for with your…
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How to Read Your Medication Formulary

As a plan member, you have the right to view the formulary your medication benefits are based on. The formulary should be organized in a way to show members what is covered and how it’s…
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What Does an Approved Pre-Authorization Mean?

A pre-authorization is a restriction placed on certain medications, tests, or health services that require your doctor to first check and be granted permission before your plan will cover the item. This extra step helps…
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More Support for Patients within Co-Pay Relief

PAF’s Co-Pay Relief program has received additional grant support for the Metastatic Prostate Cancer, Pulmonary Hypertension, and Prostate Cancer funds and is now accepting applications for new and renewal patients impacted by these diagnoses. PAF’s Co-Pay Relief…
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Co-Pay Relief Adds Support for Patients

Co-Pay Relief assistance is now available for Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia, Metastatic Colorectal Cancer, Osteoporosis and Multiple Sclerosis patients. PAF’s Co-Pay Relief program provides direct financial assistance to qualified patients with co-payments, co-insurance or cost-sharing associated…
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PAF Releases the 2017 Annual Impact Report

PAF is pleased to share its Annual Impact Report that highlights the work done over the 2017 calendar year. The Annual Impact Report highlights and aggregates data illustrating the impact of PAF’s program areas and…
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Choosing a Metal Plan through the Marketplace Exchanges

The metal health plan categories available through the Marketplace Exchanges determine how you and your plan share costs of care.
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