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Alzheimer’s Disease Health Equity Fund

Co-Pay Relief Program Fund Notices

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Status
Closed health equity
Fund Type

Co-Pay, Co-insurance & Deductible (medications and office visits), Medical Insurance Premiums

Maximum Award Level

$1,500 Per Year

Eligibility Requirements
  • Household Income Requirements 300% or less of Federal Poverty Guideline (FPG) (adjusted for Cost of Living Index (COLI) and number in household)
  • Insurance Requirements Medicare, Medicaid, or Military Benefits
  • Residency RequirementsMust reside in an eligible county
    Must receive treatment in the United States
    Is my zip code eligible for Health Equity Funds?

About Alzheimer’s Disease Health Equity Fund

Alzheimer ’s disease is a progressive, incurable, degenerative disorder that attacks the brain’s nerve cells, or neurons, resulting in loss of memory, thinking and language skills, and behavioral changes. It is the most common cause of dementia, or loss of intellectual function, among people aged 65 or older, and is not considered a normal part of aging. There are three general stages – mild (early-stage), moderate (middle-stage), and severe (late-stage).

 
Our Health Equity Funds were developed to get assistance to those people and places who need it the most. Developed using the CDC’s Social Vulnerability Index (SVI) and CDC Disease Incidence data, our Health Equity Funds serve people living in 220 counties across the United States that have been identified by the CDC as having the highest social vulnerability scores and are burdened with high rates of chronic diseases. The Health Equity Funds are designed to specifically provide support to eligible patients living in one of the 220 counties covered by the funds, which is verified using the zip code of the patient’s home address. All other eligibility requirements, and fund operation, are the same as our general funds.

Alzheimer’s Disease Health Equity Fund Resources
Medication & Financial Assistance Resources
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