Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 4:30 - 5:30 PM (Eastern Time)

CancerCare Teleconference - Managing the Costs of Living with Cancer

CancerCare Teleconference - Managing the Costs of Living with Cancer

Date and Time

Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

About the Workshop

Workshop Date and Time
Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 4:30 – 5:30 pm, Eastern Time

Registrants can listen in live over the phone or online as a webcast.

Topics Covered

  • Understanding the Costs of Living With Cancer
  • Managing the Medical and Indirect Costs of Treatment
  • Talking with Your Health Care Team about Your Financial Concerns
  • Understanding the Benefits and Limitations of Your Health Coverage
  • Tips on Appealing Medical Insurance Claims and Provider Denials
  • Understanding and Accessing Financial and Co-Pay Assistance Programs
  • Emotional and Social Impact of the Costs of Treatment and Follow-Up Care
  • Finding Resources for Financial Help
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Speakers

Leonard Saltz, MD
Chief, Gastrointestinal Oncology Service, Head, Colorectal Oncology Section, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Debra J. Wolf, Esq.
Senior Attorney, LegalHealth, New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG)

Michele McCourt
Director, CancerCare® Co-Payment Assistance Foundation, CancerCare

Sarah Kelly, MSW
Coordinator of Older Adult Services, CancerCare