Answers to your questions about insurance and other financial programs
Navigating insurance coverage and other financial programs can be complicated. To help you understand some of your options, take a look at these helpful guides.
The Basics of Health Insurance
There are many types of health plans available, but it’s not always clear how they work. This guide covers the most common types of health plans, what they may offer, and a breakdown of the potential costs. Learn which factors to consider when choosing a plan that’s right for you.
Access to MS Treatments
Medication coverage can vary from plan to plan. In this guide, you will learn how health plans may approach coverage of MS treatments. This includes why health plans deal with some treatments differently than others, potential challenges you may face getting access, and steps you and your healthcare provider can take if a treatment is not covered.
Making MS Treatment More Affordable
Many people living with MS worry about healthcare costs. This guide walks you through some programs that may help with the cost of treatment. This includes co-pay programs, patient assistance programs, nonprofit foundations, and government assistance.
Support Services for MS Patients
Living with MS may require partnering with an extended care team. This guide outlines resources, education, and support that may be available to you through patient support programs, specialty pharmacies, and nonprofit groups.