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Our Commitment to Patients

We are motivated to do more because of the uncertainties faced by those impacted by cancer. Where patients and caregivers encounter challenges, we find ways to bring meaningful change by delivering treatment and support. We stand with the community in the face of cancer’s complexities—thinking big and searching for better ways to help. Together, we are pushing the boundaries of what is possible to improve the lives of those impacted by cancer.

Current Support Programs

Astellas Pharma Support SolutionsSM(APSS)

APSS offers access and reimbursement support to help patients overcome challenges to accessing Astellas products. APSS provides information regarding patient healthcare coverage options and financial assistance information that may be available to help patients with financial needs.

Support for Patients

Astellas Pharma Support Solutions (APSS) is designed as a single point of contact to help patients understand their coverage and reimbursement options when they are prescribed an Astellas medication. APSS is able to answer questions about your insurance coverage or accessing your Astellas medication. Patients can find information online here.

To speak with a dedicated access specialist, please call us at 1-800-477-6472. We are available Monday–Friday, 9 AM – 8  PM ET.

Support for Healthcare Providers

Astellas Pharma Support Solutions (APSS) offers access and reimbursement support to help patients overcome challenges to accessing Astellas medication. APSS provides information regarding patient healthcare coverage options and financial assistance options that may be available to help patients with financial needs. Healthcare providers can find information online at www.astellaspharmasupportsolutions.com.

To speak with a dedicated access specialist, please call us at 1-800-477-6472. We are available Monday–Friday, 9 AM – 8 PM ET.


Patient Partnerships

Seeking to improve patient outcomes

Astellas believes that by building meaningful, trusted relationships with patient advocacy organizations, we can work together to understand and address patient and caregiver needs and achieve our shared vision of improving patients' overall healthcare outcomes and experiences. We work with organizations that share our commitment to innovation, increased disease awareness, and improving patient outcomes. By working with these organizations, we can produce evidence-based decisions that drive meaningful experiences and outcomes for those impacted by cancer.

Astellas is not affiliated with and does not endorse any of the listed organizations or resources. The information provided by Astellas is for informational purposes only and is not meant to replace the advice of your healthcare team.

Astellas strives to connect people living with cancer, their caregivers, and their healthcare providers with information. The following organizations are dedicated to providing helpful information.

General Cancer

Tumor-Specific Cancers

Long-Term Commitments

Astellas Oncology C3 Prize

Funding innovation to improve cancer care beyond medicine

The C3 Prize fuels innovative ideas that go beyond treatment to holistically improve the lives of those impacted by cancer. It sparks new, innovative ways of caring for cancer patients. This is a movement started by Astellas Oncology and sustained by the cancer community.

More About the C3 Prize


External Funding

Astellas helps the medical community improve the overall safety and quality of patient care and treatment by supporting opportunities for high-quality, comprehensive independent medical education. In addition, Astellas provides funding to qualified nonprofit organizations working in our therapeutic areas of focus.

Learn more about Astellas Independent Medical Education on AstellasGrants.com

Employee Efforts

We encourage and empower our team to join in our support for the oncology community. Through advocacy, service, and charitable giving, our people make essential, meaningful contributions.

Changing Tomorrow: Our Annual Day of Service

At Astellas, our commitment to improving the health and well-being of patients, neighbors, and communities is at the core of what we do. Our employees are part of this commitment, and Changing Tomorrow Day reflects their passion for giving back. Since 2009, Astellas employees in the Americas have volunteered more than 140,000 hours of their time in their communities.

Paid Volunteer Time Off

In addition to in-service commitments at Astellas, we support our employees’ personal charitable work. We are proud to offer 5 paid days off per calendar year, during which full-time employees are encouraged to serve with 501(c)(3) organizations that are important to them.

Matching Gifts Program

We amplify the impact of our employees’ charitable giving by matching, dollar for dollar, their contributions to the American Cancer Society, American Red Cross, Habitat for Humanity, and the Starlight Children’s Foundation Midwest.

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