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Patient Profile: Out-of-Pocket Cost Burden for Patients Treating HIV/AIDS

By Allyson Funk  |    May 28, 2015
Check out our latest patient profile on the challenge of out-of-pocket costs when it comes to managing HIV/AIDS. Our past profiles have explored other chronic conditions like cancer, rheumatoid...   Read More

Patient Profile: Out-of-Pocket Cost Burden for Patients Treating Mental Health Conditions

By Allyson Funk  |    April 24, 2015
We’ve been exploring profiles of patients managing different chronic conditions like cancer and rheumatoid arthritis and the burdensome out-of-pocket costs they face. Unfortunately, for many like...   Read More

Patient Profile: Out-of-Pocket Cost Burden for Rheumatoid Arthritis Patient

By Allyson Funk  |    April 9, 2015
Last month, we walked through how managing chronic myeloid leukemia with a health insurance exchange plan can leave patients with burdensome out-of-pocket costs and put patients’ access to...   Read More

Burden on Patients: Looking Ahead

By Allyson Funk  |    July 17, 2014
Without access to essential health care treatments and services, having health insurance coverage is pointless. Being covered should equate to high-quality, affordable health care, but this is not...   Read More

Burden on Patients: Looking Ahead

By Allyson Funk  |    July 17, 2014
Without access to essential health care treatments and services, having health insurance coverage is pointless. Being covered should equate to high-quality, affordable health care, but this is not...   Read More

Burden on Patients: Limiting Access to Necessary Medicines Threatens Hope for Oncology Patients

By Allyson Funk  |    July 15, 2014
In recent years, new cancer treatments have transformed the lives of individuals diagnosed with the devastating disease. Cancer death rates have fallen 20 percent since their peak in 1991, and the...   Read More

Burden on Patients: Prescription Management is Critical for Diabetes Patients

By Allyson Funk  |    July 10, 2014
With nearly more than 29 million people affected by diabetes, it is critical that Americans have access to innovative new medicines to help patients better manage the disease and reduce death...   Read More

Burden on Patients: Access to Asthma Medicine and the Risk of Going Without

By Allyson Funk  |    July 8, 2014
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, asthma is the leading chronic illness among American children and adolescents, with one in 11 children affected by the condition. As a...   Read More

Burden on Patients: One-Size-Fits-All Approach to Treating Multiple Sclerosis Hurts Patients

By Allyson Funk  |    July 2, 2014
Recently, we discussed the obstacles patients face in managing chronic conditions such as mental health disorders, HIV/AIDS and Rheumatoid Arthritis under the Affordable Care Act’s health...   Read More

Burden on Patients: Mental Health Disorders Can Affect Anyone and Health Insurance Exchanges Must Provide Needed Medicines

By Allyson Funk  |    July 1, 2014
Americans with mental health conditions often have to deal with stigmas surrounding their illness and other social barriers that have the potential to limit their access to care. This morning the...   Read More

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