A patient arrived to his appointment with the PDAN Coordinator toting a large oxygen tank. He confided to the coordinator that he had been tapering his medication down to make them last longer because he couldn’t afford them. PDAN helped him apply to several prescription assistance programs, and he was able to get his medications for free. During his renewal appointment, he expressed that he was doing much better and utilizing less oxygen because he could take his medications as his doctor had prescribed.
A young uninsured, unemployed man in his 20’s with Type 1 diabetes presented himself at one of the emergency departments (ED). He was out of insulin.
A patient with a diagnosis of acute paranoid schizophrenia was referred to PDAN while an involuntary psychiatric inpatient. One of the conditions for
A young, single working mom with the diagnosis of bi-polar disorder was court ordered to be compliant with taking her medications or risk
A couple of years ago I was given the diagnosis of invasive cancer with major surgery needed with chemotherapy. Then less than a year ago, I was in