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Services

At no cost to you, Patient Advocate Foundation case managers are here to help address any roadblocks to access and affordability:

Reduce Financial Burden

• Find local, regional, and national resources for financial support and practical needs such as housing, utilities, transportation, and food

• Educational and emotional support resources

• Guide patients through eligible workplace protections such as FMLA and ADA

• Give assistance engaging, applying, and appealing workplace benefits including short-term and long-term disability

Enroll into Appropriate Insurance, Charity and Social Programs

• Provide eligibility, enrollment and appeal navigation into Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security Disability, Marketplace, and health insurance

• Evaluate eligibility and facilitate application to charity care and discount programs

Insurance Navigation

• Assistance such as benefit review, preauthorization, clinical appeals, billing and coding issues, out-of-network, second opinions and treatment decisions, and insurance plan interpretation

• Facilitate insurance appeals process for denied treatment and medications

You can reach the Colorectal CareLine team by calling (866) 657-8634.

About Patient Advocate Foundation

Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) is a national 501 (c)(3) non-profit  charity that provides direct services to patients with chronic, life threatening and debilitating disease to help access care and treatment recommended by their doctor.

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Case management services provide hands-on navigation of the reimbursement system, ensuring access to prescribed and emerging therapies, treatment, and practical financial support needs. Our services often address the holistic needs of the patient, recognizing that everyday barriers often impact access and compliance.

Education, research, and representation across a wide spectrum of services are provided for uninsured, underinsured, and insured patients.

Eligibility:

A U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident of the U.S.

Diagnosis or preventative treatments of Colorectal Cancer

Be receiving treatment in a facility in the United State or one of its territories

To access services call toll-free at (866) 657-8634 during normal operating hours or fill out the form below to request personalized help from the Colorectal CareLine.