Our Patients Speak Up: Be Your Own Advocate 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.
We give you useful tips on finding others to help you advocate, and how to advocate for yourself. We tell you how you can learn about clinical trials, which lead to innovations that bring hope and extends patients’ lives.
We also provide information on how to deal with doctors and insurance companies, and how to stay on top of the mountains of paperwork you will inevitably collect. We have linked to valuable information from credible health organizations, government websites and other medical sources that will help you find the best information and get the care you need.