CF Services Pharmacy Marks 20 Years
December 17, 2008
Cystic Fibrosis Services, Inc., today announced its 20th anniversary of providing fast, reliable and quality pharmacy services to the cystic fibrosis (CF) community nationwide.
CF Services was founded in 1988 with one patient, one prescription and a mission to improve access to specialty medications for people with CF. Twenty years later, the pharmacy has filled more than one million prescriptions and serves nearly 8,000 customers—almost one-third of the entire CF population in the United States.
“The CF Services Pharmacy has a 20-year track record of advocating for people with cystic fibrosis and removing barriers that stand in the way of people receiving the drugs and therapies they need to stay healthy,” said Robert J. Beall, Ph.D., president and CEO of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
CF Services also provides many free services including help with insurance reimbursement, monthly payment, specialty supplies and equipment at no charge, and financial assistance for those in need. CF Services has played an important role patient advocacy.
“As important new CF therapies become available in the coming years, we are poised to tackle whatever obstacles stand in the way of patients receiving the best CF drugs available,” said Dan Klein, Vice President and general manager of CF Services.
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