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Apr 29, 2014, 11:24 ET Patient Advocate Foundation's Co-Pay Relief Program Celebrates 10 Year Milestone

In the spring of 2004, the leaders at Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) launched a revolutionary new division that would help patients afford the...


Mar 03, 2014, 11:19 ET Patient Advocate Foundation and Jeff Gordon's Children's Foundation Join Forces to Help Children Experiencing Healthcare Challenges

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) is pleased to announce the receipt of a contribution from the Promise Circle of the Jeff Gordon Children's...


Feb 05, 2014, 09:10 ET Patient Advocate Foundation Announces Co-Pay Relief (CPR) Support for Patients Living with Hepatitis C

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) announced today the expansion of its Co-Pay Relief (CPR) program with the opening of the Hepatitis C disease silo....


Oct 02, 2013, 11:45 ET Legal Network Dedicated to Assisting Patients in Complex Healthcare Cases Moves Forward with New Leader

Formed nearly 17 years ago, The National Legal Resource Network (NLRN) is comprised of our nation's leading health care attorneys who volunteer their ...


Sep 27, 2013, 09:59 ET National Network of Volunteer Attorneys Continues to Thrive After 17 Years of Assisting the Healthcare Needs of Patients

Formed over 17 years ago by Sheldon Weinhaus and Nancy Davenport-Ennis, the National Legal Resource Network (NLRN) is comprised of our nation's...


Aug 23, 2013, 09:39 ET Patient Advocate Foundation and National Patient Advocate Foundation Release User's Guide To Health Insurance Marketplaces

The Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) and the National Patient Advocate Foundation (NPAF), the nation's leading patient advocacy organizations, have...


Aug 15, 2013, 09:26 ET Patient Advocate Foundation Launches Financial Assistance Program for Patients Battling Prostate Cancer

Beginning today, prostate cancer patients now have access to financial support in the form of $1,000 grants that contribute towards the co-pay...


Aug 12, 2013, 10:34 ET Patient Advocate Foundation and Susan G. Komen® Announce the Launch of a Financial Grant Program for Breast Cancer Patients

Beginning today, breast cancer patients now have access to financial support in the form of grants that contribute towards the expenses resulting...


Jul 17, 2013, 09:28 ET Patient Advocate Foundation Receives Fourth Consecutive 4-Star Rating from Nation's Largest Independent Charity Evaluator

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) – a leading national non-profit organization that seeks to safeguard patients through effective mediation assuring...


Jun 18, 2013, 05:30 ET Patient Advocate Foundation Receives Prestigious Award For Outstanding Case Management In Healthcare

Patient Advocate Foundation's (PAF) professional case managers were recently honored by Dorland Health, a division of Access Intelligence, with a...


May 08, 2013, 01:13 ET 2012 Patient Data Analysis Report Shows Rise in Number of Patients Denied Coverage from Commercial Insurers

The oldest national non-profit organization providing patients with chronic, debilitating and/or life-threatening diseases with one-on-one case...


Mar 25, 2013, 10:54 ET Patient Advocate Foundation Launches the Heart Valve CareLine, Providing Individualized Assistance to Patients Experiencing Challenges Accessing Healthcare

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF), a national non-profit organization with extensive experience in patient-focused case management, is pleased to...


Dec 11, 2012, 10:00 ET Patient Advocate Foundation Receives Multi-Year Grant Donation Ensuring Direct Financial Relief to Osteoporosis Patients through the Co-Pay Relief Program

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) is pleased to announce the receipt of a generous six million dollar multi-year donation specifically geared to...


Aug 20, 2012, 12:57 ET Patient Advocate Foundation Receives Significant Support to Aid Non-Squamous Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients through the Co-Pay Relief Program

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) is pleased to announce the receipt of a generous contribution that will have direct and immediate impact by...


May 04, 2012, 03:17 ET Patient Advocate Foundation Receives Third Consecutive 4-Star Rating from Nation's Largest Independent Charity Evaluator

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) – a national non-profit organization that seeks to safeguard patients through effective mediation assuring access...


Apr 27, 2012, 09:46 ET Patient Advocate Foundation Announces New Co-Pay Relief (CPR) Offerings for Patients Facing Health Issues Due to Electrolyte Imbalance

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) announced today its formation of a new Electrolyte Imbalance Silo within its Co-Pay Relief (CPR) program. This new...


Apr 24, 2012, 03:38 ET 2011 Patient Data Analysis Report Chronicles the Multi-Dimensional Health Care Challenges Seen in Patients Nationally

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF), a national non-profit organization that helps patients with one-on-one case management services by addressing...


Feb 14, 2012, 10:29 ET Virginia's Cancer Patients, Cancer Care Advocates Urge General Assembly to Create Parity in Insurance Coverage for Preferred Cancer Drugs

Citing the significant quality of life benefits that oral chemotherapy drugs can provide over intravenously (IV) administered chemotherapy,...


Jan 12, 2012, 01:59 ET Virginia-Based Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) Second Highest-Rated Charity in America According to New MainStreet Analysis of Charity Navigator Data

The Virginia-based Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) announced today that a new analysis from personal finance news website MainStreet...


Jan 12, 2012, 01:10 ET Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) Second Highest-Rated Charity in America According to New MainStreet Analysis of Charity Navigator Data

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) announced today that a new analysis from personal finance news website MainStreet (www.mainstreet.com), also...


Dec 09, 2011, 05:32 ET Patient Advocate Foundation Announces $9.3 Million Donation to their Co-Pay Relief (CPR) Program

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) is pleased to announce that it has received a $9.3 million contribution, from an existing partner, providing...


Oct 04, 2011, 09:30 ET Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) Receives Second Consecutive 4-Star Rating From Nation's Largest Independent Charity Evaluator

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) – a national non-profit organization that seeks to safeguard patients through effective mediation assuring access...


Aug 22, 2011, 10:13 ET Patient Advocate Foundation Announces Additional Support for Patient Co-Pay Relief Program Serving Breast Cancer, Colon Cancer, Hepatitis C Patients

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF), a national non-profit organization that seeks to safeguard patients through effective mediation assuring access to ...


Jul 20, 2011, 09:00 ET Patient Advocate Foundation Partners with MyLifeLine.org to Increase Patient Support

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF), a national non-profit organization that seeks to safeguard patients through effective mediation assuring access to ...


Jul 11, 2011, 09:04 ET Patient Advocate Foundation Announces Significant Operational, Technology Enhancements to Co-Pay Relief (CPR) Program

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF), a national non-profit organization that seeks to safeguard patients through effective mediation assuring access to ...