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Prostate Cancer Travel

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Program Status

Program Open

Currently Closed – We are no longer accepting or processing applications for new or renewal patients.

Travel Assistance Programs

Assistance Amount

$1,200 per year. Patients may apply for a second grant during their eligibility period subject to availability of funding.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. The patient must be getting treatment for prostate cancer.
  2. The patient must have Medicare health insurance that covers his qualifying medication or product. 
  3. The patient’s medication or product must be listed on PAN’s list of covered medications.
  4. Patient must be required to travel greater than 20 miles (one way) to receive his prescribed treatment. Exceptions to distance requirements are made for patients living in large metropolitan cities.
  5. The patient’s income must fall at or below 500% of the Federal Poverty Level.
  6. The patient must reside and receive treatment in the United States or U.S. territories. (U.S. citizenship is not a requirement.)

 

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  • Abiraterone Acetate (abiraterone acetate)
  • Bicalutamide (bicalutamide)
  • Carboplatin (carboplatin)
  • Casodex (bicalutamide)
  • Cisplatin (cisplatin)
  • Cortef (hydrocortisone)
  • Deltasone (prednisone)
  • Docefrez (docetaxel)
  • Docetaxel (docetaxel)
  • Eligard (leuprolide acetate)
  • Erleada (apalutamide)
  • Etopophos (etoposide phosphate)
  • Etoposide (etoposide)
  • Firmagon (degarelix acetate)
  • Flutamide (flutamide)
  • Hydrocortisone (hydrocortisone)
  • Jevtana (cabazitaxel)
  • Ketoconazole (ketoconazole)
  • Leuprolide Acetate (leuprolide acetate)
  • Lupron Depot (leuprolide acetate)
  • Metastron (strontium-89 chloride)
  • Methylprednisolone (methylprednisolone)
  • Methylprednisolone Acetate (methylprednisolone acetate in sodium chloride,iso-osmotic/pf)
  • Mitoxantrone Hcl (mitoxantrone hcl)
  • Nilandron (nilutamide)
  • Nilutamide (nilutamide)
  • Prednisone (prednisone)
  • Prolia (denosumab)
  • Provenge (sipuleucel-t/lactated ringers solution)
  • Rayos (prednisone)
  • Taxotere (docetaxel)
  • Toposar (etoposide)
  • Trelstar (triptorelin pamoate)
  • Vantas (histrelin acetate)
  • Xgeva (denosumab)
  • Xofigo (radium-223 dichloride)
  • Xtandi (enzalutamide)
  • Yonsa (abiraterone acetate, submicronized)
  • Zoladex (goserelin acetate)
  • Zytiga (abiraterone acetate)

Diagnosis Codes:

ICD-10: C61, D07.5