Partners

AmeriCares

In times of epic disaster, daily struggle or civil conflict, AmeriCares restores health and saves lives by delivering donated medicines, medical supplies and humanitarian aid to people in need around the world and across the United States.

AmeriCares U.S. Medical Assistance Program provides donated medicines and supplies to a growing network of nonprofit health clinics treating uninsured and underinsured patients throughout the U.S.  Through the program, many NAFC member clinics receive medicines for patients with diabetes, asthma and other chronic illnesses, as well as over-the-counter allergy medicines and cough and cold remedies.

For Americans who cannot afford their prescriptions, AmeriCares Patient Assistance Program (PAP) provides free medications to residents in all 50 states.  Our aid enables more uninsured and underinsured Americans to receive high-quality, low-cost medical treatment.

AstraZeneca

At AstraZeneca, we believe it’s not enough for us to simply make medicines. We have to make sure that the people who need those medicines can get them. It’s why we’ve offered patient assistance programs for over 30 years.

For more information about AstraZeneca in the US or our AZ&Me™ Prescription Savings programs, please visit: www.astrazeneca-us.com or call 1-800-AZandMe (292-6363).

Bionime

Established in April 2003, BIONIME is specialized in the business of biotechnology and medical testing. BIONIME integrates top-tier expertise in medical science, chemistry, electronics and precision engineering to commercialize our patented noble metal, biosensor technology used in our meters and test strips. Today, BIONIME employs more than 500 people and operates 4 subsidiaries in Europe, the Americas, Australia and Asia. Our products have been shown to meet or exceed the highest standards of accuracy and precision in numerous independent studies published in leading international clinical journals. Bionime products are distributed worldwide and are available in all the major markets.

On December 19th, 2011, GE today announced it has entered into a new worldwide licensing agreement with Bionime, a global leader in biotechnology medical testing, to provide new GE-branded solutions for the diabetes market. In addition to GE branded products, Bionime also manufactures diabetes testing products under its Rightest brand as well as private label brands it distributes through its global distribution network.

Brooklands, Inc.

Brooklands, Inc is a Medical Device company that produces state of the art medical devices such as the " Vera Temp Plus " Non - Contact Thermometer.  The company is a leader in its field and brings new innovations to the market place.  Brooklands, Inc always takes "cost" into consideration while in the development stages of products.  This enables the company to offer reasonable prices to the clients.  As an example we offer the NAFC the "Vera Temp Plus" Non - Contact Thermometer, this  product redefines temperature taking in adults and children of all ages.

Covance

Direct Relief USA

Direct Relief USA is the only nonprofit working with more than 1,000 clinics in all 50 states, providing them with free medications and supplies for their low-income and uninsured patients. Direct Relief USA strengthens America’s safety net of community clinics and health centers by providing them with free medicines and medical supplies. A division of Direct Relief International, Direct Relief USA was formed in 2004 to deliver resources in the U.S. and build the capacity of safety net clinics that provide services to the nation’s medically underserved populations.

Echo

Empowering Community Healthcare Outreach’s core activity is helping organizations start and expand health clinics to serve their community’s financially vulnerable by offering consulting services, tools and resources. ECHO has helped facilitate 36 charitable clinics and developed a proven method to help organizations of all sizes be successful in this work. ECHO clients are in large metropolitan areas as well as rural and small town environments. Wherever there are vulnerable people who need healthcare and organizations willing to meet that need, ECHO can help.
 
ECHO’s team of staff and consultants has over 70 years of experience in starting and managing charitable clinics. In addition, ECHO has developed tools to help in clinic planning, operations and expansion. Visit our website to learn more about how we can partner together www.echoclinics.org.

Globus Relief

Globus Relief is a medical resource humanitarian organization that provides high quality healthcare resource solutions to other not-for-profit and charitable organizations, non-governmental organizations, ministries of health, government agencies, and corporations working to improve the delivery of healthcare worldwide.  
 
Globus Relief specializes in acquiring, packaging, and delivering medical equipment, medical supplies (disposable and reusable), surgical instrumentation, and pharmaceuticals.  Our services include project management, setting standards and measures, developing timelines, program expense management, equipment maintenance, installation, training, and education.
 
Our vision is to upgrade medical facilities and improve standards of healthcare delivery.

Gold Star International (GSI)

Gold Star International (GSI) was established in 1996.  After 14 years of success, we remain a friendly, family owned corporation.  Our primary business has been in the manufacturing and distribution of pharmacy vials and containers.  Our targeted customers are small to medium sized independent pharmacies.  Headquartered in Orange County, California with distributors in the central and southern states, GSI has recently expanded our retail market to the East Coast with great success.  We are proud to be one of the top leading pharmacy vial and container producers and vendors for the West Coast. 

Gold Star International already has the lowest pricing compared to 5 major pharmacy vial suppliers nationwide.  As a member of NAFCC, GSI is offering the 20 case discount of 10% off the regular retail list price on orders of even counts of four (4) cases or more. Please note, there is NO shipping and handling charges.

GrantStation

GrantStation offers nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and government agencies the opportunity to identify potential funding sources for their programs or projects, and provides resources to mentor these organizations through the grantseeking process.
 
NAFC provides a discount for full annual membership to GrantStation.com. You can then access their premiere suite of online resources for grant research. You can search through thousands of private and governmental funding opportunities at the local, state and federal level. You can also use their articles and tutorials to enhance your grant writing and grant strategies.

Heart to Heart International

Heart to Heart International is a non-profit humanitarian organization committed to connecting people and resources to a world in need. Our goal is to broaden access to healthcare.

Heart to Heart does this, in part, through our Custom Order program. The Custom Order program helps U.S. safety-net clinics and community health centers build capacity by providing them with access to donated medicines, medical equipment and supplies through the Custom Order catalog.

To learn more about Heart to Heart International, follow us on Facebook and read the Heart to Heart International Blog.

For More Information on Custom Order: Heart to Heart International

Henry Schein Medical

Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the largest provider of health care products and services to office-based practitioners, is a Fortune 500® company and a member of the NASDAQ 100® Index. The Company is recognized for its excellent customer service and highly competitive prices and serves more than 700,000 customers worldwide, including dental practitioners and laboratories, physician practices and animal health clinics, as well as government and other institutions.

Henry Schein Medical, the Company’s North American Medical Division is dedicated to providing customers with a superior experience through innovative, integrated solutions that enable the best quality patient care and enhance practice efficiency and productivity. Its offerings include everything from medical and surgical supplies; diagnostic tests; equipment; pharmaceuticals and injectables; and practice management/EHR software to a portfolio of value-added business solutions and services.

Hiller & Servaites

Hiller & Servaites bring a half century of free and charitable clinic experience to their work.  We have experience with and understand the needs of free and charitable clinics in the early stages of development to more mature and long established clinics.  In addition we have the ability to remain focused on clinics at their local level while informing the process with a state and national perspective.  We have direct free clinic leadership experience in a variety of settings and models of service delivery.

Independence Medical

Independence Medical is the leading wholesale distributor of disposable medical supplies to DMEs, retailers, pharmacies and home health agencies. We offer a wide range of value-added programs to help our customers increase profits and improve operating efficiencies. We offer competitive pricing, full e-commerce capabilities and outstanding customer service.

MDRythm

MDRhythm provides a complete and affordable Electronic Health Record and Practice management solution designed specifically for Free and charitable clinics.

This highly customizable software includes specific reporting functionality including those required by State or Federal agencies, combined PAP with auto fill, full Pharmacy and Inventory Control, highly flexible EMR application, faxing and document scanning to support all common Free Clinic functions combined to create an intuitive system that offers excellent ease of use.  

By including functionality across the board, MDRhythm allows you to consolidate completely therefore eliminating the need for disparate systems. MDRhythm also allows for complete interoperability with any outside facility such as Labs, diagnostic centers, State and regional facilities, e-prescribing, secure emails, and many other functions to make this a complete solution for any clinic.

Our Website is being updated to provide information specific to the Free Clinics, please email me directly for screen shots and specific information. will@willedgar.net 

MedAssets

Since our founding, we’ve challenged the status quo to improve the quality and effectiveness of healthcare. Grounded in passion, proven industry expertise and data-based insights, MedAssets helps providers to enhance operational and financial performance so that they can sustainably serve the needs of their community. Learn more about our data-driven methodologies, broad solution offerings and expert insights that help optimize results today and improve processes for tomorrow. Together we can: Reduce Total Cost of Care, Enhance Operational Efficiency, Align Clinical Delivery, and Improve Revenue Performance.

For more information, please contact:


Nikki Richardson
(678) 323-2565
Lrichardson@medassets.com

MMB Advantages

MMB Advantages provides consulting and technical services to non-profit safety-net providers and other health care organizations across the nation.

Our solutions are custom-designed to:

• Provide eligible patients access to free medications

• Increase operational efficiency and access to health care services

• Drive organizations to become community champions

Operating as a trusted advisor, MMB Advantages is dedicated to mapping out innovative solutions in today’s difficult health care environments.  With MMB Advantages as your partner, you can reach cost effective solutions, tailored to your specific environment and challenges, allowing for a return-on-investment.  Re-allocate this ROI back into clinical services, serving more clients and increasing services to improve patient health outcomes today.

Mutual of America Life Insurance Company (Mutual of America)

Mutual of America Life Insurance Company ("Mutual of America") provides group and individual variable accumulation annuities and related services for the pension, retirement, and long-range savings needs of various organizations and their employees. We also provide variable accumulation annuities to individuals for their retirement and other long-term financial needs. Variable universal life insurance, group life insurance, and group disability products are also available.

NeedyMeds

NeedyMeds is a non-profit organization established in 1997. Through its comprehensive website, www.needymeds.org, those in need of financial assistance for health related expenses can look through accurate, extensive and up-to-date information for programs that assist people with medications and health care costs.

Users of the website are able to find: information on programs that provide free or low cost prescription medications; centers that offer no cost or sliding scale health care; organizations that provide financial assistance for a variety of health care costs; resources listed by disease and camps and scholarships for patients and their loved ones.

NeedyMeds applauds and supports the work of the NAFC and its member clinics by sharing our free website resources and patient assistance application software in an effort to assist and enhance their work with underserved populations.

NewDay Nonprofit Solutions

NewDay Nonprofit Solutions partners with nonprofits in times of growth, change, or challenge, to help them identify and achieve their next steps.  Consulting services include counsel for capital campaigns, annual and major donor fundraising, executive coaching, strategic planning, public relations, board governance, and organizational development.

Practice Fusion

Practice Fusion provides a free, web-based EMR system to physicians. With medical charting, scheduling, e-prescribing (eRx), lab integrations, referral letters, Meaningful Use certification, unlimited support and a personal health record for patients, Practice Fusion's EMR software addresses the complex needs of today's healthcare providers and disrupts the health IT status quo. Practice Fusion is the fastest growing electronic medical record community in the country with more than 150,000 users serving 56 million patients. The company closed a $34 million Series C financing led by Artis Ventures in June. For more information about Practice Fusion, please visit www.practicefusion.com.

Rx Outreach

Rx Outreach is a non-profit organization that provides affordable medications to people in need. Through the Rx Outreach Program, low-income, uninsured patients have access to over 400 prescription medications through our mail order pharmacy. Rx Outreach serves individuals and families whose income is 300% or less of the federal poverty level. Each year we serve over 60,000 people across all fifty states, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Annually we dispense over 1.2 million months of medication.

Rx Outreach joins the National Association of Free Clinics in their commitment to help build a healthy America. We applaud the great work the NAFC member clinics do in response to the healthcare needs of the underserved and we look forward to supporting those efforts in the months and years to come.

SD Biosensor USA

SD Biosensor USA, located in San Diego, California, is the North American Sales and Distribution subsidiary of SD Biosensor, Inc.. SD Biosensor is a global leader in the development of advanced biosensor technology and in-vitro diagnostics.  SD Biosensor is committed to using advanced bio-sensor technology to bring innovative, accurate, reliable diagnostic products to the healthcare market to help caregivers and patients achieve better monitoring and management of chronic diseases. SD Biosensor’s GlucoNavii blood glucose monitor is the first of these products to be launched in the US.  For more information on SD Biosensor USA, SD Biosensor or the GlucoNavii blood glucose monitor or any of our products please visit our WEB Site www.sdbiosensorusa.com or call SD Biosensor USA at 858-486-2165.

Shoff Darby Companies, Inc.

The NAFC has established a relationship with a knowledgeable and experienced broker who is creating a program for the medical malpractice and Director's & Officer's Insurance exclusively for our member clinics. This program will enable the clinics to purchase coverage for their clinics, staff and volunteer physicians at a competitive price with a quality carrier.  A representative will be calling clinics to acquire information about your existing program in order to gather the information necessary to allow the chosen insurance carrier to create this program.  

WellDyne

The NAFC is pleased to announce a new and exciting benefit, WellCard Health.

Available immediately, all NAFC Members and their families, Volunteers, Employees and patients will be eligible for the WellCard Health medical discount program offering access to doctor visits, prescription medications, dental, vision and 1.50 paid to your clinic for each prescription that is filled using this exclusive NAFC Card.

The program is free for everyone and can provide discounts of up to 80% on some health care services. The network of participating providers covers all fifty states! It is especially beneficial to families who are uninsured or underinsured. This program provides benefits for services not covered by other plans. There is no cost for the card andthere are no limits or expiration dates. When members use the WellCard Health Discount Card, they are given deeply discounted rates at the time.