Information/Referral Services

PATIENT ADVOCATE FOUNDATION

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceA national organization that serves as a liaison between the patient and their insurer, employer and/or creditors to resolve insurance, job discrimination and/or debt crisis matters relative to their diagnosis. Seeks to safeguard patients through mediation assuring access to care, maintenance of employment and preservation of financial stability. Provides legal consultation and referral services for patients facing denial of insurance coverage, employment discrimination and need for negotiating support with public assistance programs. In situations of health crisis, careworkers offer free help in resolving issues. Website offers online request-for-help capability and has a directory of prescription drug patient assistance programs that offer medicines free of charge to physicians whose patients might not otherwise have access to necessary medicine.
Geographical AreaAlbany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Suffolk, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, Westchester
Intake ProcedureCall 1-800-532-5274 (Toll Free)
 
Specific Hours: N/A
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 421 Butler Farm Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Hampton, VA 23666
Mailing Address 1 421 Butler Farm Road
Mailing City, State, Zip Hampton, VA 23666
Main Phone (800)532-5274 (Toll Free)
Fax (757)873-8999
Service Location Email help@patientadvocate.org
Web Address www.patientadvocate.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: PATIENT ADVOCATE FOUNDATION
Affiliated Program: PATIENT ADVOCATE FOUNDATION
This Service: Information/Referral Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Advocacy (FP-0500)
Debt Management (DM-1800)
Discrimination Assistance (FT-1800)
Insurance Claims Assistance (FT-3900.3300)
Mediation (FP-0700.5000)
Patient Rights Assistance (FT-6200)
Patients (YF-6000)
Prescription Drug Issues (YZ-6700)
Prescription Expense Assistance (LH-5100.6500)