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Nutren 1.5

Nestle HealthCare Nutrition Patient Assistance Program

This program provides brand name medications at no or low cost

Provided by: Nestle HealthCare Nutrition, Inc.

Nestle HealthCare Nutrition, Inc.
Attn: Renae Simmons
2150 E. Lake Cook Road, Suite 800
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

TEL: 800-422-2752

ALT PHONE: 847-808-5300
FAX: 1-480-379-5003
Languages Spoken:



Program Applications and Forms

 Nestle HealthCare Nutrition Patient Assistance Program Application: Contact program



  • Nutren 1.5 formula for tube or oral feeding (medical food)

Eligibility Requirements   

Insurance Status Must have no prescription coverage for needed product
Those with Part D Eligible? Yes, if medication is not covered
Income Not disclosed
Diagnosis/Medical Criteria *See Additional Information section below
US Residency Required? Yes, and must be treated by US doctor


Obtaining Call
Receiving Faxed or mailed
Returning Fax or mail
Doctor's Action Complete section and sign
Applicant's Action Complete section and sign
Decision Communicated Product sent if accepted. If denied patient notified
Decision Timeframe Within 48 hours


Amount/Supply Varies
Sent To Patient's home, unless otherwise noted
Delivery Time Within 2 weeks
Refill Process Not applicable
Limit 12 cases of product per year
Re-application New application yearly

Additional Information

Only patients whose sole or primary source of nutrition is the requested product are eligible for this program. Patients who use the products as supplements are not eligible.

Updated July 28, 2016