Co-Pay Relief Program Fund Notices
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This fund has been developed in response to patients who have contacted PAF for help with their medication expenses and could not find help. While this fund has been fully designed and we are ready to provide needed support to these patient communities, this fund is not yet able to accept applications for assistance as we are still working to secure charitable donations that will allow us to open it.
If you, or someone you know, would like to contribute to this fund, please visit our Donors page for more information on how to provide critical support for patients in need.Fund Type
Co-Pay, Co-insurance & Deductible (medications and office visits), Medical Insurance PremiumsMaximum Award Level
$6,000 Per Year
- Household Income Requirements 300% or less of Federal Poverty Guideline (FPG) (adjusted for Cost of Living Index (COLI) and number in household)
- Insurance Requirements All Insurance Types
- Must reside and receive treatment in the United States.
About Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis is an ongoing form of joint inflammation (chronic inflammatory arthritis), primarily in the spine (vertebrae), although other joints can be involved. Overtime, the inflammation of the spinal joints leads to severe, chronic pain and discomfort as the vertebrae fuse together; this progressive bony fusion is called ankylosis. Ankylosing spondylitis typically begins in adolescents and young adults, and affects men more often than women.