Georgia's Online Cancer Information Center

Payment Assistance

Cancer patients and caregivers should know about the many sources of assistance and insurance available for payment relief.

Partnership for Prescription Assistance

http://www.pparx.org

Medications available for reduced or no-cost assistance

1-888-477-2669

Patient Access Network Foundation

http://www.panfoundation.org/index.php/en/

Prescription assistance to underinsured patients

1-866-316-7263

Patient Advocate Foundation Financial Aid Funds

https://www.patientadvocate.org/connect-with-services/financial-aid-funds/

This independent division of Patient Advocate Foundation provides small grants to patients who meet financial and medical criteria. Grants are provided on first-come first served basis and are distributed until funds are depleted. Qualifications and processes for each fund may differ based on fund requirements. Patients who are interested in applying for financial assistance should start by calling this division toll free at (855) 824-7941 or by registering your account and submitting an application online here.

(855) 824-7941

Patient Services Incorporated (PSI)

http://www.patientservicesinc.org

Provides financial assistance programs cancer patients. Immediate coverage for person with medical history/conditions without a waiting period. Services include breast cancer screenings.

1-800-366-7741

Pfizer Rx Pathways

http://www.pfizerrxpathways.com

A comprehensive assistance program that provides eligible patients with a range of support services, including insurance counseling, co-pay assistance, and access to medicines for free or at a savings.

1-866-706-2400

Organization-Specific

Many cancer centers, programs and practices offer financial assistance to their patient population. Please check with your cancer treatment site to see if payment assistance is available.

Albany

Phoebe Putney Cancer Center

http://www.phoebehealth.com/cancer-center/cancer-center-patient-services-financial-assistance

Financial Assistance

425 West 3rd Avenue
Albany, GA 31701
229-312-7141

Valdosta

Pearlman Cancer Center

http://www.sgmc.org/services/cancer/patient_services/financial_counseling_and_assistance.aspx

Payment assistance

2501 N. Patterson Street
Valdosta, GA 31602
229-259-4638

Resources & Education

Partnership awards $100,000 for breast cancer research

Georgia CORE, in partnership with It’s The Journey and A Cure In Our Lifetime Atlanta has awarded a $100,000 grant to Dr. Veena Rao, Morehouse School of Medicine for Triple Negative Breast Cancer Research.

10/17/2019

Recent Developments in Breast Cancer Show Survival Increase

Recent developments in breast cancer show a 'dramatic' survival increase with CDK4/6 inhibitor, new settings for immunotherapy, and PFS gain with AKT inhibitor.

9/24/2019

Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 Breast Cancer License Tag Awards!

Eight organizations across the state have been awarded grants totaling $400,000 for breast cancer education, screening and treatment for underserved Georgians.

 About Us

10/24/2019

Georgia CORE

 

Hearts and Minds Dedicated to Improving Cancer Care

Georgia CORE is a public-private partnership that creates collaboration among the state’s cancer organizations and institutions to connect more Georgians to quality, personalized cancer care. We welcome you to this one-of-a-kind online information center for all things related to cancer and survivorship care in Georgia.