Medical Expense Assistance

Taxonomy Code: LH-5100

Programs that pay the health care expenses of people who are unable to obtain necessary care without assistance. Medical expense assistance programs may have age, income, disability, need or other eligibility requirements.

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A HELPING HANDProvides a searchable, online database of financial and practical assistance available for people with cancer. This comprehensive online tool features up-to-date contact information and descriptions for hundreds of national and regional organizations offering financial help to people with cancer. You can search by diagnosis, zip code or type of assistance.NassauFINANCIAL ASSISTANCECANCERCARE LONG ISLAND OFFICE
CRIME VICTIMS COMPENSATIONProvides information regarding compensation for medical bills, mental health counseling, occupational rehabilitation expenses, funeral expenses, lost wages, loss of support and repair or replacement of essential property damaged, lost, or destroyed.SuffolkCRIME VICTIMS COMPENSATIONVICTIMS INFORMATION BUREAU OF SUFFOLK
FAMILY SUPPORT PROGRAMOffers individualized case management provided by a team of experienced and compassionate social workers, Child-Life specialists, art Therapists specialists for children with a life-threatening illness and their families. Services include emotional support, palliative/bereavement support, financial assistance, and advocacy support.SuffolkFAMILY SUPPORT PROGRAMFRIENDS OF KAREN, INC.
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCEProvides limited supplementary financial assistance to help with housekeeping, home health aides, child care, pain medications and transportation to and from treatment. Basic family monthly income and expense form must be filled out.NassauFINANCIAL ASSISTANCECANCERCARE LONG ISLAND OFFICE
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMProvides financial assistance for individuals with Multiple Sclerosis who demonstrate need. May provide assistance for ramp building, medical equipment, homecare, grocery shopping, computer access and training, air conditioners, transportation and wellness programs.SuffolkFINANCIAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMNATIONAL MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS SOCIETY-LONG ISLAND CHAPTER
HAVE A HEART CHILDREN'S CANCER SOCIETYOffers assistance with medical bills, treatments, equipment, transportation, and household expenses to families whose child has been diagnosed with cancer.SuffolkHAVE A HEART CHILDREN'S CANCER SOCIETYHAVE A HEART CHILDREN'S CANCER SOCIETY
JOHN THEISSEN CHILDREN'S FOUNDATIONProvides hospitals and child-care facilities with therapeutic and recreational equipment, supports families with financial assistance to defray medical expenses, offers sick and needy children toys through the holiday season. Also fulfills patients wish lists throughout the year and assists sick and needy children in any capacity possible.NassauJOHN THEISSEN CHILDREN'S FOUNDATIONJOHN THEISSEN CHILDREN'S FOUNDATION
LEND A HELPING HANDSeeks to relieve some of the stresses and demands of daily life by offering services such as house cleaning, transportation, post-mastectomy accessory items and home catering to individuals coping with breast cancer. Referral required. Call. Walk in.SuffolkLEND A HELPING HANDWEST ISLIP BREAST CANCER COALITION FOR LONG ISLAND INC.
LENDING A HELPING HANDSeeks to relieve some of the stresses and demands of daily life by offering services such as transportation for medical appointments, financial medical assistance, house cleaning, and post-mastectomy accessory items and beauty care. Referral required. Call for further information.SuffolkLENDING A HELPING HANDISLIP BREAST CANCER COALITION, INC.
LIVE-BEAT CANCER FUNDProvides a fund specifically designed for assistance to cancer patients requesting alternative health therapies such as nutritional counseling, natural medicines, acupuncture, chiropractic care, yoga and reflexology. Call for further information.SuffolkLIVE-BEAT CANCER FUNDNORTH FORK WOMEN'S RESOURCE CENTER
MANAGED CARECoordinates the development of local Managed Care Plan to include community outreach and advisory group meetings. Recruits managed care providers,implements plan review, develop contracts and monitors provider operations. Processes and maintains enrollment of eligible recipients.NassauMANAGED CARENASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
NORTHEAST REGIONAL OFFICEProvides financial assistance to kidney patients and education to those with and at risk for kidney disease. Programs address all stages of kidney health, including kidney disease awareness and prevention community outreach to individuals at high risk for kidney disease and treatment related support for those requiring renal dialysis and transplantation. Also advocates for patients' access to health information and education to quality care, including treatment choices and to affordable medication and health insurance coverage.SuffolkNORTHEAST REGIONAL OFFICETHE AMERICAN KIDNEY FUND
PATIENT AID PROGRAMProvides supplementary outpatient financial assistance to patients with leukemia, the lymphomas, multiple myeloma, Hodgkins and preleukemia as well as referral to other services in the community. Call for more information.SuffolkPATIENT AID PROGRAMTHE LEUKEMIA AND LYMPHOMA SOCIETY LONG ISLAND CHAPTER
PATIENT AID SERVICESProvides financial aid to patients and their families through the Patient Aid Committee which determines eligibility. Assistance includes lab fees, drugs, x-ray therapy, and extra ordinary expenses not covered by medical policies. Aid based on need and availability of funds.NassauPATIENT AID SERVICESCHILDREN'S LEUKEMIA RESEARCH ASSOCIATION
PATIENT EMERGENCY FUNDSProvides financial assistance to needy kidney patients, transplant recipients, and donors to help cover the cost of treatment, medication transportation, emergency transient dialysis, medical equipment, etc. Has several programs: Individual Grants Program, Pharmacy Grant Program, Emergency Fund Program, Discount Pharmacy Card, Health Insurance Premium Program, Disaster Relief Program, Sherer Travel-Related Dialysis Program, and the Pediatric Campership Program.PATIENT EMERGENCY FUNDSTHE AMERICAN KIDNEY FUND
QUALITY OF LIFE PROGRAMDesigned to assist those people with lupus who care for themselves or have needs not covered by community sources of assistance. Resources support medical, emotional, and financial crises with limited funds and on a temporary basis. Call for information. Serves Long Island and Queens.NassauQUALITY OF LIFE PROGRAMLUPUS ALLIANCE OF AMERICA-LONG ISLAND/QUEENS AFFILIATE
THE VOUCHER PROGRAMProvides the uninsured residents of Eastern Long Island with accessible health care. Services include cancer screening, full GYN exams, prevention workshops and referrals by North Fork Women's Resource Center and Nightingale Health . Call for further information.SuffolkTHE VOUCHER PROGRAMNORTH FORK WOMEN'S RESOURCE CENTER

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