TreatmentSOS: Government & Cancer Oh My!
June 5, 2014•52 min
Since kicking off the "War Against Cancer", what is the role of Government in cancer? Why do they need to be involved in patients' rights? Sometimes cancer patients get caught in the middle between politics, insurance and pharma companies. Walter Shepherd has dedicated much of his career as an advocate for cancer families. We discuss the role of politics and cancer. For example, 34 states have passed oral chemo laws to insure that patients can get their oral meds under major medical insurance coverage without mortgaging their home. Maybe North Carolina will be the 35th! Joni live M-F at 2:00 p.m. ET on www.W4CS.com. www.JoniAldrich.com