National Multiple Sclerosis Society - Upper Midwest Chapter
Help Paying for Medical Costs
2829 University Ave SE, Ste 900, Minneapolis, MN, 55414
Distance: 1516 Miles
Provides financial help to people with a health condition or disability so that they can pay medical bills or other expenses related to health care.
Resources for people with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) to help pay for:
* Prescription medication
* Home modifications
* Mobility and accessibility
* Durable medical equipment, adaptive equipment and aids for daily living
* Medication and infusion costs
* Limited emergency financial assistance
All financial assistance grants are strictly for individuals with a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis.
Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota and South Dakota, along with several counties in western Wisconsin (St Croix, Pierce, Polk, and Douglas) and one county in Nebraska (Dakota)
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This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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LH-0650.0700-015Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance Definition
Programs that pay all or a portion of the costs associated with purchasing, leasing or otherwise acquiring assistive technology equipment. Included are programs that pay for needed assistive technology products outright and those that provide or arrange for interest-free, low-interest or market rate loans to finance the lease/purchase.
LH-5100.6500Prescription Expense Assistance Definition
Programs that provide financial assistance to purchase necessary prescription drugs for people who would be in an emergency situation without assistance. Also included are programs that reimburse individuals for their prescription expenses, usually on an annual basis. Prescription expense assistance programs may have age, income, disability, need or other eligibility requirements.
YF-3000.5120Multiple Sclerosis Definition
A chronic, slowly progressive disease of the central nervous system in which the myelin sheath which covers the nerves hardens, resulting in difficulties with muscle control, involuntary movements of the eyeballs, speech problems and tremor. Multiple sclerosis is marked by a history of remissions and exacerbations.