Navigating the Issues of Immunosuppressive Medication Coverage and Patient Assistance Programs

Friday, December 18, 2009

Dr. Lisa McDevitt, Transplant Pharmacist at Tufts Medical Center and Assistant Professor at Tufts School of Medicine, discusses the unique issue regarding insurance coverage of immunosuppressive medications. She describes the differences in coverage offered by Medicare B and D as well as private insurance. In addition, the utilization of patient assistance programs and private grants are reviewed.

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