Patient Assistance Programs

Financial Resources for Patients

See the links below for infusion/injection medication financial assistance programs. Please contact your referring provider or send our team a message if you have questions or require further guidance.

List of assistance programs by drug name

Adbry

Advocate Program

The Adbry® Advocate™ Program provides access and insurance coverage support for patients who qualify.

Actemra

Genentech Access Solutions

A team at Genentech that works with your doctor and health insurance plan to help you get your medicine.

Benlysta

Benlysta Gateway

Uninsured patients who are prescribed BENLYSTA may be eligible for GSK’s Patient Assistance Program. 

Cabenuva

ViiV Connect

ViiVConnect provides comprehensive information on access and coverage to help patients get their prescribed ViiV Healthcare medications. 

Cimzia

UCB Cares

If you meet the eligibility criteria, in a few easy steps you can enroll and receive financial assistance through UCB Patient Support Services.

Dalvance

myAbbvie Assist

myAbbVie Assist provides free medicine to qualifying patients. 

Dupixent

My Way

DUPIXENT MyWay is a patient support program designed to help you get access to DUPIXENT and stay on track while providing helpful tools and resources.

Eliquis

Patient Assistance Foundation

The Bristol Myers Squibb Patient Assistance Foundation, Inc. (BMSPAF) is a non-profit organization that seeks to help eligible patients get medications for free.

Enbrel

Patient Assistance Program

Amgen Safety Net Foundation is a nonprofit patient assistance program that helps qualifying patients access Amgen medicines at no cost.

Entyvio

Patient Assistance Program

Provides assistance for people who have no insurance or who do not have enough insurance. 

Epclusa

SupportPath

Once medication has been prescribed by your provider, Support Path® is here to help you understand your insurance coverage and financial support options.

Fasenra

AZ&Me™ Savings Program

AZ&Me™ is designed to help qualifying people without insurance and those on Medicare who are having trouble affording their AstraZeneca medications.

Ilumya

ILumya Support Form

If you do not have enough insurance coverage or do not have insurance at all, you may be eligible to receive ILUMYA® at no cost through the Patient Assistance Program.

Harvoni

SupportPath

Once medication has been prescribed by your provider, Support Path® is here to help you understand your insurance coverage and financial support options.

Humira

myAbbvie Assist

myAbbVie Assist provides free medicine to qualifying patients. 

Leqvio

Financial Assistance

myAbbVie Assist provides free medicine to qualifying patients. 

Monoferric

Patient Solutions

Financial support program to help you gain access to Monoferric.

Mavyret

myAbbVie Assist

myAbbVie Assist provides free medicine to qualifying patients. 

Nucala

Gateway to Nucala

The Gateway to NUCALA program is here to help you understand your insurance company’s policies for covering NUCALA and estimate what your out-of-pocket cost may be. 

Nulojix

Patient Assistance Foundation

The Bristol Myers Squibb Patient Assistance Foundation, Inc. (BMSPAF) is a non-profit organization that seeks to help eligible patients get medications for free.

Ocrevus

Genentech Access Solutions

A team at Genentech that works with your doctor and health insurance plan to help you get your medicine.

Olumiant

Patient Assistance Program

The Lilly Cares Foundation, Inc. (“Lilly Cares”) is a nonprofit organization that offers help qualifying patients obtain certain Eli Lilly and Company medications at no cost. 

Orencia

Patient Assistance Foundation

The Bristol Myers Squibb Patient Assistance Foundation, Inc. (BMSPAF) is a non-profit organization that seeks to help eligible patients get medications for free.

Otezla

Safety Net Foundation

Amgen Safety Net Foundation is a nonprofit patient assistance program that helps qualifying patients access Amgen medicines at no cost.

Prolia

Safety Net Foundation

Amgen Safety Net Foundation is a nonprofit patient assistance program that helps qualifying patients access Amgen medicines at no cost.

Rinvoq

Patient Access Support

AbbVie Patient Access Support includes programs that provide access and financial support and treatment-related resources to patients. 

Rituxan

Genentech Patient Foundation

The Genentech Patient Foundation gives free medicine to people who qualify.

Saphnelo

Patient Assistance Program

AbbVie Patient Access Support includes programs that provide access and financial support and treatment-related resources to patients. 

Siliq

Patient Assistance Program

The Bausch Health Patient Assistance Program is designed to provide assistance and access to individuals in need of products made available through the Bausch Health PAP.

Skyrizi

Patient Access Support

AbbVie Patient Access Support includes programs that provide access and financial support and treatment-related resources to patients. 

Sotyktu

Patient Assistance Foundation

The Bristol Myers Squibb Patient Assistance Foundation, Inc. (BMSPAF) is a non-profit organization that seeks to help eligible patients get medications for free.

Stelara
(no Insurance)

Patient Assistance Program

JJPAF gives eligible patients free prescription medicines donated by Johnson & Johnson companies.

Stelara
(with Insurance)

Patient Assistance Foundation

 Janssen medications may be provided free of charge to eligible patients who have inadequate insurance. 

Sovaldi

SupportPath

Once medication has been prescribed by your provider, Support Path® is here to help you understand your insurance coverage and financial support options.

Tezspire

Fast Start Program

The Tezspire Fast Start is an optional program that provides up to 12 free doses of TEZSPIRE to eligible commercially insured patients whose plan requires a PA or does not cover TEZSPIRE (pre-filled syringe only). 

Tremfya
(no Insurance)

Patient Assistance Program

JJPAF gives eligible patients free prescription medicines donated by Johnson & Johnson companies.

Tremfya
(with Insurance)

Patient Assistance Enrollment Form

 Janssen medications may be provided free of charge to eligible patients who have inadequate insurance. 

Vyepti

Patient Assistance Program

Lundbeck Migraine Patient Assistance Program (PAP) may be available to patients who have limited financial means. 

Vyvgart

My Vyvgart Path

Vyvgart My Path Enrollment Form for patients with limited financial means or gaps in insurance. 

Xolair

Genentech Access Solutions

The Genentech Patient Foundation gives free medicine to people who qualify.

Xeljanz

Patient Assistance Program

If you’ve already been prescribed XELJANZ, you can register for the XELJANZ Co-Pay Savings Program or other financial support resources you may be eligible for.

Xifaxan

Patient Assistance Program

The Bausch Health Patient Assistance Program provides assistance and access to individuals in need of products made available through the Bausch Health PAP.

Zinplava

Merck Access Program

Patient financial assistance program for individuals with limited financial means or insurance gaps. 

Cecilia Wilborn, Operations

Derrick Swetlishoff

VP of Managed Care & Contracting

Derrick Swetlishoff joined FlexCare in December 2023 and is thrilled to be part of this talented and innovative team. Derrick comes to FlexCare with over 15 years in the home infusion and specialty pharmacy contracting space. Derrick obtained his bachelor’s degree from the University of British Columbia and his master’s degree in health administration from the University of Missouri.

Derrick and his wife, high school son, and pet rabbit live in Phoenix, Arizona. While home life today is driving back and forth to high school varsity and club swim practices to support his son’s competitive swim ambitions, Derrick finds time to run, play golf, and is blessed to enjoy travel off the beaten path with family. Derrick stays involved in the community with Church and Brophy College Preparatory.

FlexCare is not currently accepting referrals for Benlysta due to a national backorder issued by the manufacturer (GSK). Our team is currently unable to determine the duration of this shortage and is recommending steps be taken by patients and providers to transition to an alternative therapy. Please close this box to view referral forms or possible alternative therapies. If you would still like to access the Benlysta referral form please click here. 

Cecilia Wilborn, Operations

Cecilia Wilborn

Operations Director

Cecilia Wilborn joined FlexCare in early 2022 as Operations Manager and assisted in the achievement of the organization’s accreditation before assuming the role of Operations Director in 2023.

Cecilia earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Kansas – Rock Chalk Jayhawk! She brought to FlexCare 10 years of experience in infusion therapy operations, specializing in data organization and analysis, quality assurance for clinical documentation, and editing and proofing of publications.

Cecilia currently resides in Kansas with her husband, son, and spoiled pets. In her spare time, she loves trail running, baking, and traveling. She and her husband love traveling so much that in 2021 they lived in a small travel trailer with their cat and dog for six months, visiting 47 states and 41 national parks.

Aaron Smith, CEO & Co-Founder

Aaron Smith

CEO, Co-Founder

Aaron Smith partnered with Callie Turk to start FlexCare Infusion Centers after learning firsthand the profound impact specialty infusion can have on patients and the challenges they often encounter on the journey to effective treatment. There is an unprecedented opportunity to improve access, delivery, and outcomes through better communication, technology, and operations. At FlexCare Infusion Centers, his team works hard to make the changes the patients deserve to see.

Aaron joined the healthcare sector 25 years ago when he co-founded a disease management software company focused on patient outcomes collection and ambulatory clinic accreditation. He entered population health through an acquisition of Healthways and later entered specialty medications with Briova – an Optum company. His FlexCare team routinely makes the impossible possible through expertise, good process, cutting edge technology, data-driven decision making, and a lot of listening.

Makenna Lang, Director

Makenna Lang

Director of Clinical Services

Makenna Lang joined FlexCare in 2021 as the Managing Nurse Practitioner in Birmingham. In 2023, she assumed the role of National Director of Clinical Services. Makenna oversees protocol optimization, patient safety, and clinical procedures.

Makenna holds an MSN and FNP-C certification from Samford University. Previously, Makenna worked as an ENT nurse before earning her certification from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) in 2018.

Makenna is married to Wes, and together they have two cats, Ralphie and Beans. She enjoys going to concerts, trying new restaurants, playing trivia and board games with friends, and has recently taken up skateboarding as a hobby.

Heather Randel, Director

Heather Randel

Director of Revenue Cycle Management

Heather Randel joined FlexCare in 2020 and led the development of the Intake team before taking over Revenue Cycle Management in 2022. Heather has 10 years of medical RCM experience in ambulatory, specialty pharmacy, and home infusion. Previously, Heather was the Assistance Director of RCM in Intake for a Specialty Pharmacy and Home Infusion service in Kansas.

Currently, Heather oversees RCM for FlexCare’s ambulatory infusion services and specialty pharmacy. She lives in Olathe, KS with her husband and two children.

Rebekkah Jackman, Director

Rebekkah Jackman

Director of Patient Access

Rebekkah Jackman joined FlexCare Infusion Centers in 2019 as a Managing Nurse Practitioner and Specialty Biologics Clinical Reviewer before assuming the role of Director of Patient Access in 2022. Rebekkah heads FlexCare’s industry-leading Intake team and ensures FlexCare patients experience the shortest time to treatment.

Rebekkah graduated from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center where she earned her Master of Science Degree in Nursing with a Family Nurse Practitioner emphasis. She has over 16 years of experience in patient care and is passionate about infusion therapy and best serving our patients.

Rebekkah lives in Oklahoma City with her 3 kids and her dog. When she’s not keeping busy with her kids, you can find her in her craft room.

Matthew Holden, VP Operations

Matthew Holden

Vice President of Operations

Matt Holden is an acute care Nurse Practitioner with over a decade of committed service to the patients in his community. Matt joined FlexCare in 2021 as a Managing Nurse Practitioner and led the launch of the first FlexCare location in Alabama before assuming the role of Vice President of Operations in 2023.

Matt received his BSN from Auburn University before earning his MSN from Vanderbilt University. His experience includes Intensive Care, Transplant Medicine, Cardiothoracic Surgery, and Outpatient Care. Prior to joining FlexCare, Matt developed and launched two new service lines for an outpatient cardiology group in Alabama.

Matt and his wife Rachel reside in Birmingham, AL with their two pets, Addie and Jenkins.

Austin Wickersham, VP of Technology

Austin Wickersham

Vice President of Technology

Austin Wickersham joined FlexCare in 2020 as a software consultant before assuming the role of Vice President of Technology in 2021. He led the initiative to build a custom-developed enterprise software solution that supports and enhances FlexCare’s vital Intake team, and later led the projects to create data and reporting systems to support all departments. He oversees FlexCare’s software, data, IT, and communications projects.

Austin graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a degree in mechanical engineering. His focus on electromechanical systems quickly led to a passion for automation and building software and data solutions. After gaining experience as a software and applications engineer, he started a software consulting company and has launched several enterprise web, desktop, and mobile applications.

Austin lives in Oklahoma City with his wife, Skye, and two kids. In his free time, you can find him on the running trail, golf course, or playing games and sports with his family and friends.

Rick Yerondopoulos, Executive VP

Rick Yerondopoulos

Executive Vice President, Pharmacy

Rick Yerondopoulos professional trajectory took him into leadership just 3 years after obtaining his Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) from the University of Arizona. His desire to be a business leader in the world of pharmaceuticals and operations drove him to complete two post-graduate residencies in Milwaukee, WI, with a heavy concentration on administration leadership.  Rick was selected to represent the state of Wisconsin in a joint venture with the state of Iowa at the 2007 Young Pharmacy Leaders Conference.

After a successful launch to his career in Milwaukee, WI, Rick returned to Arizona to be closer to his extended family.  In Arizona, he oversaw all pharmaceutical operations of the hospital-based outpatient clinics at HonorHealth, where he met his future business partner, Mark Kharoufeh.  Rick and Mark co-founded InfuseAble Care in Scottsdale, AZ, in 2020.  When FlexCare acquired InfuseAble Care in 2021, Rick transitioned to EVP of Pharmacy, leading the supply chain and procurement initiatives across the enterprise.  With the recent acquisition of a specialty pharmacy, Rick extended his purview to include oversight of this valuable service line.

Rick currently resides in Scottsdale, AZ with his wife.  His son attends Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, AZ.

Mark Kharoufeh, Executive VP

Mark Kharoufeh

Executive Vice President, Business Development and Expansion

Mark Kharoufeh began his journey in healthcare almost 30 years ago as a pediatric oncology nurse at Los Angeles Children’s Hospital. His evolution in healthcare through various clinical, leadership, and executive roles and a passion for customer service led him down a successful path of business operations. In 2012, Mark was a finalist for AZ Business Magazine’s “Healthcare Professional of the Year” for his leadership in an all-inclusive care under one roof ambulatory healthcare service model. Mark obtained his MBA from Grand Canyon University in 2015 and completed the University of Arizona Eller Executive Leadership Program in 2019.

Mark’s dedication to enhancing access to healthcare and a model that always places the patients and their caregivers at the center of every visit was the impetus for teaming up with Rick Yerondopoulos and establishing InfuseAble Care in November 2020. Through Mark and Rick’s reputation in Arizona for reliable and service-oriented healthcare, InfuseAble Care’s brand quickly became the trusted ambulatory infusion center for physicians to refer their patients to around the state. Mark and Ricks’s goals of scaling InfuseAble Care nationally came to fruition upon meeting Aaron Smith, Callie Turk, and Adam Midkiff of FlexCare and RC Capital and ultimately joined FlexCare Infusion via acquisition in December 2021.

Since uniting with FlexCare to provide a reimagined infusion experience across the country, FlexCare has grown to 30 ambulatory centers across three states.

Mark currently resides in Litchfield Park, AZ with his wife, two sons, daughter, and labradoodle Eevee.

Adam Midkiff, CSO

Adam Midkiff

Chief Strategy Officer

Adam Midkiff joined FlexCare in 2023, though he has been involved with the organization from the early stages. He is excited by FlexCare’s mission to provide better access and high-quality care to patients in cost appropriate settings. Prior to joining FlexCare, Adam was a private equity investor with RC Capital, and he helped architect the partnership between FlexCare and RC. Prior to Adam’s experience in healthcare private equity, he was an investment banker in New York City and involved in numerous M&A and capital raising transactions.

Adam currently resides in Cincinnati, OH with his wife and two kids. He serves on the board of the Cincinnati Healthcare Professionals Network, a group of healthcare leaders with a common goal to advance healthcare innovation within the Cincinnati ecosystem. He graduated from the University of Kentucky with a degree in finance. In his spare time, Adam can be found on a soccer field or a golf course.

Jack Weston, CFO

Jack Weston

CFO

Jack Weston joined FlexCare in 2023, after most recently serving as CFO and COO of Lighthouse Behavioral Health Solutions in Central Ohio. Lighthouse focuses on improving the lives of those suffering from substance abuse disorder by combining a suite of services in an outpatient setting along with recovery housing. Prior to Lighthouse, Jack had stints in corporate accounting and finance roles at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Omnicare, and Procter & Gamble. Additionally, he embarked on an entrepreneurial journey over the last decade, beginning with a hospitality business that has grown from a single, urban sports bar to 8 bar, restaurant, and brewery locations opened in 10 years. He also opened and sold a boutique fitness studio.

Jack graduated from Miami University with bachelor’s and master’s degrees in accounting. He resides in Cincinnati, OH, where he can often be found on the golf course or trying to stay active by chasing around his young kids with his wife, Anna.