Patient Assistance: Patient Services, Inc. opposes efforts to limit patient access to lawful charitable assistance.
Improving Health Equity: PSI supports policies that are founded upon the principal that everyone has a fair and just opportunity to be as healthy as possible. Examples of such policies might include removing obstacles to health such as poverty, discrimination, and their consequences, including powerlessness and lack of access to good jobs with fair pay, quality education and housing, safe environments, and health care. Health equity is the lens through which the Government Affairs Department views and assesses all policy efforts – striving for a more just and healthy society.
Medicare Reform: Medicare Part D should be modernized in order to reduce the economic burden on beneficiaries.
Affordable Out of Pocket Expenses: Policies should be developed ensuring that out-of-pocket costs for prescription medications are affordable, thereby increasing the likelihood of treatment adherence.