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Media Summary 2006

Patient Advocate Foundation has been featured in many publications and news articles over the years. Below is a summary of where we have appeared...






2006:
Winter 2006: CURE Magazine publishes an article titled A View of Cancer Care in America - Cancer Care remains complex for all stakeholders written by Nancy Davenport-Ennis, Co-Founder and CEO of PAF.
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CURE
 
Nov 2006: U.S. News & World Report quotes Beth Darnley, Chief Program Officer of PAF, in the article America's Best Health Plans - Deciding on Health Coverage Isn't Getting Easier - or Cheaper. The article provides information on healthcare plans of today and the tactics providers are doing to assist patients in making their coverage decisions.
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US News
 
Oct 2006: Coping with Cancer magazine highlights PAF's Co-Pay Relief program and how it can assist pancreatic patients with their co-pays. CPR is listed as a New resource for Cancer Survivors as the program expanded to include assisting patients with pancreatic cancer.
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Coping with Cancer
 
Oct 2006: Oncology Issues magazine publishes an article written by Jenny Shaffer, Director of the Co-Pay Relief program, Molly Tanner, Vice President of Marketing and Development, and Nancy Davenport-Ennis, Co-Founder, President, and CEO of PAF titled Co-Pay Relief: A Lifeline for Cancer Patients, The Patient Advocate Foundation at work. The article identifies who the CPR program helps and what the procedure is for the program.
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Sep 2006: PAF wrote an article for the Oncology Issues for their Sept/Oct edition. The article, Co-Pay Relief: A Lifeline for Cancer Patients, outlines PAF's Co-Pay Relief program, how we help patients and includes patient success stories.
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Oncology Issues
 
Aug 2006: The Breast Center Bulletin written by the National Consortium of Breast Centers, Inc. included an article featuring Beth Darnley, Chief Program Officer, PAF. The article Financial Assistance Available for Breast Centers and Their Patients details the PAF Co-Pay Relief Program.
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Aug 2006: Coping with Cancer highlights the PAF Co-Pay Relief Programin their section New Resources for Cancer Survivirs as part of the article What Will Happen After Treatment for Prostate Cancer?.
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Coping with Cancer
 
Summer 2006: PAF wrote an article for the journal Women and Cancer for the Summer edition. The article, Clinical Trials and Insurance: Understanding Your Coverage, defines clinical trials and the options patients have.
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Women and Cancer
 
April 2006: PAF hosted U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Michael Leavitt and the CMS Bus on April 25, 2006. Elizabeth Simpson from the Virginian-Pilot, Alison Freehling from the Daily Press, and Velma Scaife from WVEC-TV was on hand to capture the event for their respective newspapers.
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View the Daily Press article and follow-up article
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Spring 2006: PAF wrote an article for the Featured in the Spring 2006 edition of Women in Cancer. The article, Understanding Your Insurance Plan: Usual, Customary and Reasonable Charges, explains what usual, customary, and reasonable charges are and how these can affect your medical expenses.
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Women and Cancer
 
Spring 2006: PAF was featured in the journal Cure. in the Spring 2006 edition Sam Jaffe's article entitled Maneuvering the Maze of Medicare Part D, showcases a patient that PAF was able to help navigate through the Medicare Part D application process.
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Women and Cancer
 
Jan 2006: PAF wrote an article for the journal Women and Cancer for the January 2006 edition. The article, Co-Pay Relief Really Does Save Lives..., chronicles success stories of those patients who have been helped by PAF's CPR program.
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Women and Cancer
 
Jan. 2006: PAF is Featured in the journal Oncology Practice in the January edition. The article, Copayment Assistance Programs - The Landscape Today and After Part D, discusses how copayment assistance can help patients with Medicare Part D and includes information regarding PAF's CPR program.
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Oncology Practice
 
Jan. 2006: PAF is Featured in the Wall Street Journal January 1, 2006. The article, How to Fight Overcharges, written by Kaja Whitehouse, mentions how PAF helped a patient whose bills for treatment went overlooked and unpaid by her insurance company.
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