Medical costs involved in raising a child with special needs can put significant financial strain on your family. But you are not alone, about 70 million Americans have unpaid medical bills or medical debt. There are a variety of non-profit foundations, companies and other organizations that provide financial and other types of assistance to ease your financial burden.
Coping with Medical Bills- http://fvnd.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/PayingtheMedicalBillspdf.274114654.pdf
Healthcare blue book- http://healthcarebluebook.com/
For more detailed information on organizations and foundations that provide financial assistance call Family Voices of North Dakota 701-493-2634 or 888-522-9654 and a coordinator can help you with your specific need.
Help with Prescriptions and Co-pays
If you are uninsured or if your health insurance plan doesn’t cover prescription drugs you might be able to get free or low cost drugs from various companies. Many foundations provide direct financial assistance to help with co-pays and coinsurance.
Prescription Connection for North Dakota is a program of the North Dakota Insurance Department that connects kids and families with free and discounted prescription drugs direct from the pharmaceutical manufacturer. (888.575.6611 or www.rxconnectnd.org )