The Cancer Support Community hosted a free educational webinar, Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Coping with the Cost of Care
on August 27th, 2013.
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This webinar discusses important information, tips to improve patient-provider communication, and credible and valuable resources to support you in managing the cost of cancer care.
Individuals and families facing a cancer diagnosis often worry about the financial aspects related to treatment. Stress increases as questions abound, such as: Will my insurance cover my care? Will I be able to work through treatment or will I need to take time off from work? Will my family be burdened with a huge debt? Discussions about money in the midst of a cancer diagnosis can be difficult, however; having an open conversation about cancer-related costs is important and can help reduce the financial impact of cancer treatment.
The program featured an esteemed panel with rich experience and insights into this aspect of cancer care. They include:
This program was made possible with an unrestricted educational grant from Patient Access Network.
- Joanna L. Fawzy Morales, Esq., CEO at Triage Cancer
- Sean Hebbel, LCSW, Program Director at Cancer Support Community Delaware
Watch this brief video to learn more about the challenges people face in covering the cost of cancer care.