Financial Assistance Programs Offer Out-of-Pocket Cost Relief to Patients with Cancer

Cancer and its treatments can take a physical and mental toll on a family. But when the financial burden may be too difficult to bear, patients can find assistance through programs like the Komen Treatment Assistance Fund.

CURE® recently spoke with Josh Hirsch, director of mission and communications, Susan G. Komen Florida, at the 37th Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® and CURE® Educated Patient Breast Cancer Summit about the financial strain that some patients face, and how his organization helps ease the financial burdens of cancer by providing support for out-of-pocket expenses.

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