2023 Guide to Patient Support Services

2023 Spotlight: Amgen

Amgen Assist 360

Amgen Assist 360
888-427-7478
Amgen SupportPlus Co-Pay Program
866-264-2778

Amgen offers assistance to patients through Amgen Assist 360, Amgen SupportPlus Co-Pay Program, and the Amgen Safety Net Foundation. A complete list of Amgen oncology products and their related assistance programs is provided in the Table.

Amgen Assist 360

Amgen Assist 360 provides resources such as Amgen Reimbursement Counselors to conduct benefit verifications and Amgen Nurse Navigators who can help find resources that are most important to your patients. Please visit Amgen's website for more information. To enroll your patient in the Amgen Nurse Navigator program, download the enrollment form.

Amgen SupportPlus Co-Pay Program

The Amgen SupportPlus Co-Pay Program is here to help eligible commercially insured patients pay for their out-of-pocket prescription costs.

  • Pay as little as $0 out-of-pocket for each dose or cycle (excluding Prolia and EVENITY)*
  • For Prolia and EVENITY, pay as little as $25 out-of-pocket for each dose
  • Can be applied to deductible, co-insurance, and co-payment
  • No income eligibility requirement.

* $25 out-of-pocket cost for each dose of Prolia (denosumab) and EVENITY (romosozumab-aqqg) through Amgen SupportPlus.

Terms, conditions, and program maximums apply. Other restrictions may apply. See the Amgen SupportPlus Co-Pay Program Terms and Conditions for details. This program is not open to patients receiving prescription reimbursement under any federal, state, or government-funded healthcare program. Not valid where prohibited by law.

Patients can register for this program by visiting AmgenSupportPlus.com. For more information, call (866) AMG-ASST (1-866-264-2778).

Amgen Safety Net Foundation

This foundation assists patients who are uninsured or their insurance plan excludes the prescribed Amgen medicine or its generic/biosimilar. Patients may be eligible if they:

  • Have lived in the U.S. or its territories for six months or longer
  • Satisfy income eligibility requirements
  • Are uninsured or their insurance plan excludes the Amgen medicine or its generic/biosimilar

Certain Medicare Part D patients with product coverage who cannot afford their out of pocket costs may be eligible. It is required that they are able to demonstrate:

  • Their inability to afford the medicine
  • Their ineligibility for Medicaid or Medicare’s low-income subsidy (Extra Help)
  • They have satisfied all payer guidelines and Prior Authorization (PA) requirements prior to applying for assistance
  • They do not have any other financial support options

To apply to the Amgen Safety Net Foundation, please visit our website, and select the prescribed medicine.

TABLE Amgen Oncology/Supportive Care Drugs

Drugs
Indications
Patient support programs

Drug
Aranesp (darbepoetin alfa)
Indications
Chemotherapy-induced anemia
Patient support programs

Drug
Blincyto (blinatumomab)
Indications
Relapsed or refractory CD19-positive B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia; CD19-positive B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia in first or second complete remission, with minimal residual disease
Patient support programs

Drug
Epogen (epoetin alfa)
Indications
Chemotherapy-induced anemia
Patient support program

Drug
Imlygic (talimogene laherparepvec)
Indications
Melanoma with unresectable cutaneous, subcutaneous, or nodal lesions
Patient support programs

Drug
Kanjinti (trastuzumab-anns)
Indications
Treatment of HER2-overexpressing breast cancer; treatment of HER2-overexpressing metastatic gastric or gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma
Patient support programs

Drug
Kyprolis (carfilzomib)
Indications
Patient support programs

Drug
Lumakras (sotorasib)
Indications
Treatment of adult patients with KRAS G12C–mutated locally advanced or metastatic NSCLC, as determined by an FDA-approved test, who have received at least 1 prior systemic therapy
Patient support programs

Drug
Mvasi (bevacizumab-awwb)
Indications
Patient support programs

Drug
Neulasta (pegfilgrastim)
Indications
Growth factor support for patients with nonmyeloid malignancies receiving myelosuppressive anticancer drugs
Patient support programs

Drug
Neupogen (filgrastim)
Indications
Growth factor support for patients with nonmyeloid malignancies receiving myelosuppressive anticancer drugs
Patient support programs

Drug
Nplate (romiplostim)
Indications
Patient support programs

Drug
Prolia (denosumab)
Indications
Increase bone mass (1) in men with prostate cancer receiving androgen-deprivation therapy, or (2) in women with breast cancer receiving adjuvant aromatase inhibitor therapy
Patient support programs

Drug
Riabni (rituximab-arrx)
Indications
Patient support programs

Drug
Vectibix (panitumumab)
Indications
Treatment of wild-type RAS metastatic colorectal cancer as either first-line in combination with FOLFOX or as monotherapy following disease progression after prior treatment with chemotherapy
Patient support programs

Drug
Xgeva (denosumab)
Indications
Prevention of skeletal-related events in patients with multiple myeloma and in patients with bone metastasis from solid tumors; unresectable giant-cell tumor of the bone; hypercalcemia of malignancy refractory to bisphosphonate therapy
Patient support programs

NSCLC indicates non–small‑cell lung cancer.

Kyprolis (carfilzomib) Indications

Relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma after 1 to 3 lines of therapy in combination with lenalidomide and dexamethasone; or dexamethasone; or daratumumab and dexamethasone; or daratumumab and hyaluronidase-fihj and dexamethasone; or isatuximab and dexamethasone; monotherapy for relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma who have received 1 or more lines of therapy

Mvasi (bevacizumab-awwb) Indications

Treatment of recurrent glioblastoma; treatment of persistent, recurrent, or metastatic cervical cancer, in combination with chemotherapy; treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer, in combination with chemotherapy or after disease progression with a bevacizumab-containing regimen; treatment of unresectable, locally advanced, recurrent, or metastatic nonsquamous NSCLC, in combination with carboplatin and paclitaxel; treatment of metastatic renal-cell carcinoma, in combination with interferon-alfa; treatment of epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube, or primary peritoneal cancer

Nplate (romiplostim) Indications

Treatment of patients with immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) who have had an insufficient response to corticosteroids, immunoglobulins, or splenectomy; treatment of pediatric patients ≥1 year of age with ITP for at least 6 months who have had an insufficient response to corticosteroids, immunoglobulins, or splenectomy

Riabni (rituximab-arrx) Indications

Treatment of adult patients with non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma (NHL), including relapsed or refractory, low-grade or follicular, CD20-positive B-cell NHL as a single agent; previously untreated follicular, CD20-positive, B-cell NHL in combination with first-line chemotherapy; in patients achieving a complete or partial response to a rituximab product in combination with chemotherapy, as single-agent maintenance therapy; non-progressing, low-grade, CD20-positive, B-cell NHL as a single agent after first-line cyclophosphamide, vincristine, and prednisone (CVP) chemotherapy; previously untreated diffuse large B-cell, CD20-positive NHL in combination with cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine, and prednisone (CHOP) or other anthracycline-based chemotherapy regimens; treatment of adult patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), including previously untreated and previously treated CD20-positive CLL in combination with fludarabine and cyclophosphamide

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