Access to XGEVA®
XGEVA® prescription injection cost assistance
Because access to your prescribed medication is important, Amgen is committed to helping you get access to XGEVA®, whether or not you have health coverage.
- If you have commercial insurance, you may be eligible for the XGEVA FIRST STEP™ Program, which can help reduce your out-of-pocket costs
Medicare or Medicaid
- If you're covered by Medicare or Medicaid, and need assistance with out-of-pocket costs for your prescribed medicine, Amgen can refer you to Independent Co-pay Foundations
Uninsured or underinsured patients
- If you are uninsured or underinsured, The Safety Net Foundation may be able to help you pay for your medications*
- The Safety Net Foundation is a nonprofit patient assistance program that provides Amgen products at no cost to qualifying patients with no or limited drug coverage who meet income eligibility requirements
- Call 1-888-SN-AMGEN (1-888-762-6436)
*Amgen provides donations to various nonprofit independent entities but has no influence over the distribution of the funds.
XGEVA® Cost Assistance
Different coverage. Same commitment.
XGEVA FIRST STEPTM Program
The XGEVA FIRST STEPTM Program may help eligible* commercially insured patients meet their deductible, co-insurance, and co-payment.
- No out-of pocket cost for the first dose
- No income eligibility requirement
- For subsequent doses, Amgen will pay the out-of-pocket amount in excess of $25 per dose, up to $10,000 in assistance per calendar year*
Contact XGEVA FIRST STEPTM Program at 1-888-65-STEP1 or AmgenFIRSTSTEP.com for full program requirements and limitations.
*Eligibility Criteria: Patient must be prescribed XGEVA®. Patient must have private commercial health insurance that covers medication costs for XGEVA®. Patient must not be a participant in any federal-, state-, or government-funded healthcare program such as Medicare, Medicare Advantage, Medicare Part D, Medicaid, Medigap, Veterans Affairs (VA), the Department of Defense (DoD), or TRICARE. Patient may not seek reimbursement for value received from the Amgen FIRST STEPTM program from any third-party payers, including flexible spending accounts or healthcare savings accounts. If at any time patients begin receiving coverage under any federal-, state-, or government-funded healthcare program, patients will no longer be eligible to participate in the Amgen FIRST STEPTM Program and must call 1-888-65-STEP1 (1-888-657-8371) Monday through Friday, 9 am-8 pm EST, to stop participation. Restrictions may apply. Amgen reserves the right to revise or terminate this program, in whole or in part, without notice at any time. This is not health insurance. Program invalid where otherwise prohibited by law. Register before any treatment. Other restrictions apply. Amgen reserves the right to revise or terminate this program, in whole or in part, without notice at any time.
Coverage Limits: Program covers out-of-pocket medication costs for the XGEVA® only. Program does not cover any other costs related to office visit or administration of XGEVA®. No out-of-pocket for first dose; $25 out-of-pocket cost for subsequent doses; maximum benefit of $10,000 per patient per calendar year. Patient is responsible for costs above these amounts. Ongoing activation of the Amgen FIRST STEPTM card is contingent on the submission of the required Explanation of Benefits (EOB) form by the healthcare provider’s office within 45 days of use of the Amgen FIRST STEPTM card. Patients will be responsible for reimbursing the program for all amounts paid out if the EOB for the date of service is not received within 45 days.
Independent Co-pay Foundations
If you have Medicare or Medicaid, there are organizations that may be able to help. Visit the sites below to learn more. Talk to your doctor or doctor's office staff for assistance in registering for these or other independent programs.
For co-pay support or to be connected to an Independent Co-pay Foundation, visit www.amgenassistonline.com or call 1-888-4ASSIST (1-888-427-7478).
If you are uninsured or underinsured, you may be eligible for assistance. Amgen Assist® can refer you to The Safety Net Foundation, which may provide XGEVA® at no cost to eligible patients.
To enroll or learn more about the Safety Net Foundation,
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