How to Build Better Bridge and Fast-Start Patient Assistance Programs
CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Feb. 08, 2021/PRNewswire/ -- Patient assistance programs have become important ways for pharma to help patients navigate expensive therapies or gain access to new products that are pending coverage by payers.
Fast start programs are typically patient assistance provided for new drugs with pending coverage approval; bridge programs are patient assistance provided by drug makers to reduce or eliminate costs for eligible individuals.
Best Practices, LLC prepared this research to identify and spotlight current trends and future directions of bridge assistance and fast start programs. The study found respondents thought that bridge Programs are among the most highly-rated patient assistance programs and support services. The study probes the prevalence and impact of such bridge programs and examines their role during new product introduction. The research also evaluates bridge programs' role in the context of overall pull through services to help patients get quickly and effectively started on new medicines.
"Benchmarking Meta-Analysis of New-Product Bridge and Fast-Start Patient Assistance Programs" research goals:
Identify and spotlight current trends and future directions of bridge assistance programs supporting new biopharmaceutical product programs
Probe the prevalence and impact of such bridge programs
Examine their role during new product introduction
Evaluate bridge programs role in the context of overall pull through services to help patients get quickly and effectively started on new medicines
This analysis is informed by nine benchmarking field studies probing patient assistance programs.
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