Partnership for Prescription Assistance (PPA) Company Profile

17:40 EDT 20th March 2018 | BioPortfolio

The Partnership for Prescription Assistance brings together America's pharmaceutical companies, doctors, other health care providers, patient advocacy organizations and community groups to help qualifying patients who lack prescription coverage get the medicines they need through the public or private program that's right for them. Many will get them free or nearly free. Among the organizations collaborating on this program are the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association, the Lupus Foundation of America, the NAACP, the National Alliance for Hispanic Health and the National Medical Association.

News Articles [605 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

FamilyWize provides out-of-pocket assistance via its discount prescription drug strategy

US provides most development assistance for health, but lags behind others in per person spending

(Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation) A new study finds that while the United States consistently has provided more funding for development assistance for health (DAH) than any other country, ...

Making the Most of the Holidays With an Assistance Dog

Let your needs be known.Holiday gatherings are stressful, period. When considering whether or not to bring your assistance dog to a celebration, it's a Read more...

Bill Of The Month: For Toenail Fungus, A $1,500 Prescription

How a prescription wiped out one woman’s health reimbursement account, raising questions about prescription drug price tags and about how health care professionals deal (or don’t) with medical cos...

Health Net Providing Assistance to Southern California Fire Victims and Evacuees

Health Net, Inc. is helping ensure that members of its subsidiaries who have lost their homes or been evacuated due to current wildfire activity in Ventura and Los Angeles ...

Prescription-strength steroid creams sold without prescription

(Reuters Health) - Although the U.S. requires prescriptions for topical steroids with more than a 0.5% concentration, much stronger and potentially harmful steroid creams are not hard to find without ...

Taking Four or More Prescription Meds? Consider Scaling Back

TUESDAY, Oct. 31, 2017 -- More than half of Americans regularly take about four prescription medications, increasing the likelihood that mistakes could occur, according to Consumer Reports. People tak...

Surescripts Joins Forces With 5 EHR Vendors to Provide Prescription Benefit Price Transparency

Surescripts is joining forces with five EHR companies (Allscripts, Aprima Medical Software, Cerner, Epic and GE Healthcare ) to provide Real-Time Prescription Benefit and Prior Authorization. Repres...

Drugs and Medications [1112 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

Alcohol prep pad [Ningbo Timedo Medical Supply Co.,Ltd.]

TIMEDO ALCOHOL PREP PAD 70% Isopropyl Alcohol

Pediacare childrens cough and congestion [Blacksmith Brands, Inc.]

PediaCare Childrens Cough and Congestion

Alcohol cotton ball [Ningbo Timedo Medical Supply Co.,Ltd.]


Alcohol prep [KYJ Medical Products Co.,Ltd.]

KYJ Medical Alcohol Prep Pad MEDIUM Sterile ,Single Use, Latex-Free Saturated with 70% v/v Isopropyl Alcohol

Sodium bicarbonate [Mirror Pharmaceuticals LLC]


PubMed Articles [639 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

An Australian hospital's training program and referral pathway within a multi-disciplinary health-justice partnership addressing family violence.

An innovative health-justice partnership was established to deliver legal assistance to women experiencing family violence who attended an Australian hospital. This paper reports on a multifaceted res...

Use of Prescription Assistance Programs After the Affordable Health Care Act.

Insurance coverage in the United States seems to be in a state of unrest. The 2010 passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act (ACA) extended health insurance coverage to roughly ...

Patient Partnership: One Organization's Journey.

Patient partnership has become a central element of healthcare delivery in many countries. The concept has specific relevance in mental health, as it is a critical enabler of recovery and healing (Bai...

Superadditivity of the Classical Capacity with Limited Entanglement Assistance.

Finding the optimal encoding strategies can be challenging for communication using quantum channels, as classical and quantum capacities may be superadditive. Entanglement assistance can often simplif...

Use of Charity Financial Assistance for Novel Oral Anticancer Agents.

Novel oral targeted drugs are increasingly used for cancer therapy, but their extreme cost, often exceeding $10,000 per month, poses a significant barrier for patients and insurers alike, leading to t...

Clinical Trials [941 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Wait and See Antibiotic Prescription for Acute Otitis Media: A Randomized Controlled Trial

To determine if a wait and see prescription for ear infections in childhood reduces use of antibiotics compared to an immediate prescription

Park Prescription Trial

The purpose of this study is to test the effectiveness of prescribing park use (i.e., ''Park Prescription'') to insufficiently active individuals. It is hypothesized that Park Prescription...

Enhanced Housing Placement Assistance

Randomized controlled trial of housing placement assistance for homeless persons with HIV

Assessment of Drug Prescription by Phone

Prescription of medicines by telephone in French medical call Centres is a part of the general practitioners activity. This study aimed to described drug prescription by phone (MTP) perfo...

Adherence in Patients Receiving PegIntron Pen/Rebetol for Hepatitis C in Conjunction With a Patient Assistance Program (Study P04281)(COMPLETED)

Patients receiving a patient assistance program during therapy for Hepatitis C will be enrolled into this study. All patients will receive PegIntron pen and Rebetol according to label and ...

Companies [1342 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Partnership for Prescription Assistance (PPA)

The Partnership for Prescription Assistance brings together America's pharmaceutical companies, doctors, other health care providers, patient advocacy organizations and community groups to help qualif...

The Partnership for Prescription Assistance

Partnership for Prescription Assistance

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) is sponsored by the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) to provide information on safe, legal ways patients can save on prescription drugs, to educate patien...

The Assistance Fund

The Assistance Fund is an independent charitable patient assistance foundation that helps patients and families facing high medical out-of-pocket costs by providing financial assi...

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