Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy® and Diplomat Specialty Infusion Group® are joining the Optum® family.

To learn more about what this means for you, visit our FAQ pages:

Specialty Pharmacy FAQ  •  Infusion Pharmacy FAQ

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Simplifying Therapy for Gaucher Disease

Diplomat Specialty Infusion Group supports patients throughout treatment.

Gaucher disease is an inherited disorder caused by low or absent levels of an enzyme called glucocerebrosidase (GCase). Without enough of this enzyme, the body is unable to break down certain fats (lipids) in the body, called glucocerebroside. This results in a toxic buildup of these fats in various organ systems (such as the spleen, liver, or bone marrow), impairing their ability to function normally.

 

Gaucher disease can affect anyone, occurring in up to 1 in 40,000 people. Gaucher disease is the most common genetic disorder among Jewish people of Ashkenazi (Eastern European) descent, occurring in approximately 1 in 450 within this population. The signs and symptoms of this condition vary widely among affected individuals.

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Upcoming Treatments

We keep you informed about new specialty medications.

Diplomat actively monitors specialty medications in the government's review and approval process. You can search our database to see if there will be new treatment options for your condition you can discuss with your doctor.


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Financial Assistance

We’ll look for ways to help you afford therapy.

There are many ways to get help paying for specialty medications. We'll seek third-party programs and support the application process from start to finish.

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