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Financial and Insurance Issues

Minnesota Oncology's Patient Financial Counselors will partner with you to make your journey through cancer care as successful and stress-free as possible. Learn more about insurance and payments here. Below are additional resources to consider as you enter treatment.

Angel Flight  Arranges free air transportation for charitable and medical needs.
Corporate Angel Network  Arranges free travel for cancer patients to treatment centers using the empty seats on corporate jets.
NeedyMeds.com Learn about patient assistance programs and other programs designed to help those who can't afford their medicines.
Medicare.gov Official U.S. government site for people with Medicare.
Fifth Season Financial Assistance Fifth Season’s Loans for Living program provides people living with late stage cancer, loans against their life insurance policy. The loan is designed to allow the cancer patients and their families to focus on living each day to its fullest without the distractions of financial stress. To learn more, call toll-free (866) 459-1271 or visit Fifth Season's website.
Patient Advocate Foundation
National nonprofit case management service that assures access to care, maintenance of employment, and preservation of financial stability for Americans with chronic, life-threatening, and debilitating illnesses. For more information, visit the Patient Advocate Foundation website. Para la informacion en el espanol, haga clic aqui.
Patient Advocate Foundation Co-Pay Relief Program 
The Patient Advocate Foundation’s Co-Pay Relief (CPR) program provides co-payment assistance for prescription drugs to insured Americans who financially and medically qualify. Services are provided through CPR call counselors, and payments are made to the designated payee upon approval.
 
For more information, visit the PAF Co-Pay Relief Program website.