Monthly Archives: August 2016

Epi-injector Survey

Please take a moment to complete this survey undertaken by our friends at #FAACT. Anecdotes about the cost of epinephrine aren’t nearly as useful as facts.  Faced with facts, our elected officials will have no choice but to take action. Thank you!     https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/faacts-community-survey-cost-burden-epinephrine-garrow-holding?trk=hp-feed-article-title-comment   Advertisements

Mylan Announces Epipen Cost Reductions in Response to Public Outcry

Mylan Taking Immediate Action to Further Enhance Access to EpiPen® (Epinephrine Injection, USP) Auto-Injector Mylan doubling the eligibility for patient assistance, effectively eliminating out-of-pocket expense for uninsured and under-insured patients Company to cover up to $300 of out-of-pocket cost at pharmacy; reducing patient cost by 50% off Mylan list price Mylan also to open pathway […]

The Costs of Epipens are Simply Out of Hand

Read. Share. Act. http://www.forbes.com/sites/emilywillingham/2016/08/21/why-did-mylan-hike-epipen-prices-400-because-they-could/ http://usat.ly/2bQnaHs #richardblumenthal #rosadelauro

Back to School with your 504 Plan

It’s that time of year again. Back to school is exciting but also daunting for parents of children with food allergies.  We are always seeking help for our children but sometimes overlook, or are uncomfortable asking for, a proactive and workable Section 504 plan. Children who have a physician-diagnosed life threatening food allergy qualify for […]