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Enrolling your Patients in Vertex GPS:
Guidance & Patient Support

Since 2012, more than 14,000 people have enrolled in Vertex GPS.* Once you've prescribed a Vertex
product to your patient, he or she may be eligible for our comprehensive program.

*Represents individuals both currently and previously enrolled in GPS, regardless of if they are now actively on a Vertex medication.

3 Ways to Enroll Patients in Vertex GPS

Use the Vertex GPS Portal

  1. Log on to the portal
  2. Complete the form with your patient
  3. Submit the form electronically

To help you make the most of the portal, we've created instructional videos with tips for using certain features.

If you have questions about getting set up, call 1-800-290-0011 1-800-290-0011.

The Vertex GPS Portal integrates:

Patient Enrollment

  • Enroll new patients seamlessly
  • Transition Vertex medications for GPS-enrolled patients

Reimbursement Support

  • Manage prior authorizations and reauthorization forms
  • Verify insurance, co-pay assistance status, and pharmacy information instantly

Adherence

  • Track compliance and refill activity
  • Update pharmacy information
  • View on-demand reports for enrolled patients

Download the enrollment form

  1. Download the form English Spanish
  2. Fill it out electronically and print, or print the blank form and fill it out
    by hand
  3. Complete and sign all sections and pages with the patient or caregiver
  4. Fax the completed form to 1-888-952-5933 1-888-952-5933

Visit CoverMyMeds.com

  1. Log on to CoverMyMeds.com
  2. Enter the Vertex product name in the medication field
  3. Use the search term "GPS" or "enrollment"
  4. Complete the form with your patient
  5. Submit electronically

After patient enrollment, you can notify the patient or caregiver that a Patient Support Specialist will be reaching out soon.

About Vertex GPS

Learn more about how Vertex GPS can provide product support to patients and caregivers.

Download the guide

How Vertex GPS Works With Centers

Patient Support Specialists can work with you and your staff by:

  • Assisting in patient enrollment for Vertex GPS
  • Verifying insurance requirements and coordinating product delivery through an in-network specialty pharmacy
  • Tracking and monitoring refills to help with Vertex treatment adherence
  • Notifying you of changes in your patient’s insurance coverage or new requirements
  • Communicating prior authorization renewal information
  • Summarizing patient information in an Enrolled Patient Report

Getting your patients started with Vertex GPS

Personalized support from Vertex GPS begins at enrollment. After you have submitted the enrollment form, patients can expect to receive a welcome call from their dedicated Patient Support Specialist.

4 in 5

patients on Vertex medicines in the
US are enrolled in Vertex GPS*

*As of 8/9/2019, based on in-network specialty pharmacy and Vertex GPS data.

Your patient’s specialist is here to help by:

1. Verifying insurance coverage and requirements

Vertex GPS can help determine coverage and any prior authorization requirements:

  • Patient Support Specialists will share the outcome and can help explore financial assistance options
  • For patients who have commercial insurance, Vertex may be able to help reduce their co-pay to as little as $15 per refill*

*Limitations apply. Vertex reserves the right to rescind, revoke, or amend this assistance program at any time.

2. Coordinating product delivery

If the insurance company approves coverage:

  • Patient Support Specialists can help coordinate delivery with an in-network specialty pharmacy
  • The specialty pharmacy will reach out to your patient to set up the first shipment

3. Providing ongoing support, such as:

  • Monthly medicine refill reminders. Patients can also choose to receive refill reminders via text message
  • Educational resources about their Vertex medicine
  • Seasonal texts and videos such as open enrollment reminders and tips for sticking to a schedule during summer
  • Tools for staying on track like the Vertex GPS Connect app, resources for starting college, check-in calls, and more
86%

average compliance in patients
enrolled in Vertex GPS nationwide*

*Based on prescription refill data from specialty pharmacies used by Vertex, as well as on-therapy patient records. Data does not include hospital pharmacies and government entities. Patient compliance rate calculated from 2/1/19 to 7/31/19.


Your patient's Patient Support Specialist can send a summary of important information in the Enrolled Patient Report to help assess treatment adherence.

Request a site visit or call your specialist at 1-877-752-5933 (press 2) 1-877-752-5933 (press 2) to review your Enrolled Patient Report.