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Events

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Voices of Value: Spotlight Osteoporosis

Voices of Value Speak Up: Spotlight Osteoporosis is a patient education event for people living with osteoporosis and their caregivers. Please...

From Our Blog

Grandma's Plea: Cigna has put our 2-year-old grandchild through insurance hell

Read Part I of Jasmine's story here.

My beautiful granddaughter, Jasmine, was born with half-a-heart.

Jasmine's mom has written about the ongoing fight with Cigna to obtain the right...

Our daughter was born with half-a-heart. Instead of treatment, Cigna has put our family through insurance nightmare.

Our daughter was born with half-a-heart.

But instead of providing Jasmine with the treatment she needs, Cigna has put our family through a health insurance nightmare.

Our...

Patient Story: Every time my dose goes up, my access goes down

Justin A. from New York received the right medication, but in the wrong dosage

Every three weeks, it's the same routine. Justin has to fight with his doctor, his insurance company and his...

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Our Recent Event

Voices of Value Speak Up: Spotlight on Rare Cancers, Orphan Drugs, and Why Patients Need AIR

On June 4th, 2017 in Chicago at PianoForte, we conducted an advocacy forum as part of Patients Rising’s new national initiative, Patients Need AIR, which addresses the importance of access, innovation and the reform of policies currently erecting barriers to novel therapies, especially in treating cancer..  View the Event Video.

Patients Speak Up: Be Your Own Advocate

Check out Patients Speak Up: Be Your Own Advocate. The eBook is designed to give patients, family members and other related caregivers and supporters the tools you need to advocate for the right treatment at the right time.