CareASSIST Patient

Assistance Program

Providing Medication at No Cost to Eligible Patients

For patients who meet program eligibility requirements for financial assistance through CareASSIST, medication can be provided at no cost through the CareASSIST Patient Assistance Program (PAP).

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be eligible, patients must meet the following requirements:

  • Patient must be a resident of the US or its territories or possessions and be under the care of a licensed healthcare provider authorized to prescribe, dispense, and administer medication in the US
  • Patient must have no insurance coverage or lack coverage for the prescribed therapy
  • Patients with Medicare Part B with no supplemental insurance coverage may be eligible
  • Patient must have an annual household income that does not exceed the greater of $100,000 or 500% of the current Federal Poverty Level (FPL). Additional information on financial eligibility is available below

Information About Potential Alternate Sources of Coverage

If a patient does not meet the eligibility criteria above and still needs assistance, CareASSIST may be able to help. Visit the Alternate Sources of Coverage page to learn more about alternate coverage options and additional support available for your patients.

To learn more, call 1‑833‑WE+CARE (1‑833‑930‑2273), Mon-Fri, 9 AM – 8 PM ET.

Financial Eligibility for Uninsured or Functionally Uninsured Patients

Persons in family/
household
Poverty guideline CareASSIST PAP eligibility (500% of FPL)
1 $12,490 $62,450
2 $16,910 $84,550
3 $21,330 $106,650
4 $25,750 $128,750
5 $30,170 $150,850
6 $34,590 $172,950
7 $39,010 $195,050
8 $43,430 $217,150

For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $4420 for each additional person. Source: The poverty guidelines updated periodically in the Federal Register by the US Department of Health and Human Services under the authority of 42 U.S.C. 9902(2). Accessed February 15, 2019. Available at https://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty-guidelines.

Persons in family/
household
Poverty guideline CareASSIST PAP eligibility (500% of FPL)
1 $15,600 $78,000
2 $21,130 $105,650
3 $26,660 $133,300
4 $32,190 $160,950
5 $37,720 $188,600
6 $43,250 $216,250
7 $48,780 $243,900
8 $54,310 $271,550

For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $5530 for each additional person. Source: The poverty guidelines updated periodically in the Federal Register by the US Department of Health and Human Services under the authority of 42 U.S.C. 9902(2). Accessed February 15, 2019. Available at https://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty-guidelines.

Persons in family/
household
Poverty guideline CareASSIST PAP eligibility (500% of FPL)
1 $14,380 $71,900
2 $19,460 $97,300
3 $24,540 $122,700
4 $29,620 $148,100
5 $34,700 $173,500
6 $39,780 $198,900
7 $44,860 $224,300
8 $49,940 $249,700

For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $5080 for each additional person. Source: The poverty guidelines updated periodically in the Federal Register by the US Department of Health and Human Services under the authority of 42 U.S.C. 9902(2). Accessed February 15, 2019. Available at https://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty-guidelines.

Contact Us

By phone: 1-833-WE+CARE (1-833-930-2273), Mon-Fri, 9 AM – 8 PM ET    By fax: 1-855-411-9689

By mail: CareASSIST by Sanofi Genzyme, PO Box 220616, Charlotte, NC 28222