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The Washington Post Covers Step Therapy

NPF staff were thrilled to contribute to the Washington Post's recent article investigating step therapy. Read the article at

NPF is a long-time champion of state-based step therapy reform laws as well as the federal Safe Step Act. Learn more about our efforts at

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NPF Advocates Help 3 States Improve Access to Care

NPF applauds the passage of legislation in Delaware, Massachusetts, and Pennsylvania improving access to treatments at an affordable price.

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Navigating Insurance Denials

Learn tips to address insurance denials, including steps you can take, what to document, and who to contact if an external appeal is needed

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