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Patient Assistance / Transportation Services

Assistance with transportation, lodging and other issues for El Pasoans dealing with cancer

The Patient Assistance/Transportation Services (PATS)* program provides assistance in the form of a pre-paid VISA card which can be used for needs associated with a cancer diagnosis, such as treatment evaluation, travel, lodging, co-payments, diagnostic.

Working with your physician, patients are considered on a first come-first serve basis.The PATS program depends upon availability of funds and patient qualification.

PATS is available to patients who have a genuine financial need. Assistance is limited and requires that the patient comply with reporting.

Call (915) 562-7660 or email for more information.

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Rio Grande Cancer Foundation

Rio Grande Cancer Foundation

The Rio Grande Cancer Foundation is El Paso's largest foundation of its kind dedicated to meeting the needs of our local cancer community. We are proud that Foundation funds help support the cancer related missions of qualified nonprofits in projects ranging from quality of life, education, support services, counseling and early detection.

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