The implementation of a patient assistance program in a free clinic setting: A case report

Academic Article

Abstract

  • © Meharry Medical College. This article describes the implementation of a pharmaceutical Patient Assistance Program in a free clinic, including issues such as navigating complicated pharmaceutical company requirements, obtaining documentation for income verification, engaging healthcare providers, tracking and re-ordering medications, and developing clear expectations for patients. Successes, challenges, and lessons learned are also discussed.
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    Author List

  • Clarkson EB; Linley A; Frank JS; Selleck CS
  • Start Page

  • 1183
  • End Page

  • 1191
  • Volume

  • 27
  • Issue

  • 3