National UNDERInsured Resource Directory & Financial Resource

A resource uniquely tailored to meet your individual situation encompassing financial resources, disease specific resources, location based services, employment aid and general care resources for patients that are not fully served by their current insurance. This resource also contains a list of sample questions that can be used when speaking to your providers or insurance representatives.

National Patient Advocate Foundation

A national, non-profit patient-advocacy organization for assistance in improving access to, and reimbursement for, high-quality healthcare through regulatory and legislative reform at the state and federal levels.


This online resource takes the confusion out of healthcare reform legislation and improves your understanding of the benefits you will experience as a result of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Features include a timeline of implementation, interactive blog, helpful resources and informative media articles.

Healthcare Reform – Understanding the Affordable Care Act Law

This central source combines news and current discussion surrounding the Affordable Care Act of 2010. This page includes a compilation of national resources and organizations that are experts within the implementation of the Affordable Care Act and references official government sources including and respected nonprofits like Kaiser Family Foundation, InsureUStoday and the National Patient Advocate Foundation.

Legal Resource Guide for Cancer Patients

The Guide covers legal issues concerning privacy, informed consent, insurance, clinical trials, employment law, disability, liability, guardianship, estate planning, and end-of-life decisions. The Guide is intended to be an informative resource upon which cancer patients and their family members and friends can rely to answer legal questions.

Patient Assistance Programs Offered by Pharmaceutical Manufacturers

Patient Advocate Foundation seeks to safeguard patients through effective mediation assuring access to care, maintenance of employment and preservation of their financial stability.

Patient Advocate Foundation’s Patient Guides

PAF’s informational brochures & patient guides, including “A Greater Understanding” pamphlet series, are all written by a team of case managers to provide you with needed information.

Patient Advocate Foundation

Provides no-fee professional case management to individuals facing barriers to healthcare access for chronic and disabling disease, medical debt crisis, and employment-related issues.

National Financial Resource Directory

This resource aides patients when seeking financial relief for a broad range of needs including housing, utilities, food, transportation to medical treatment, and children’s resources. National resources that can help as well as programs in your local area are listed.

Insurance Resources & Clinical Trials Tips

Patient Advocate Foundation information about clinical trials