Triage Cancer Is Getting Ready to Host Two Virtual, Free Conferences this Year

Apr 9, 2021General News

Triage Cancer offers a series of FREE educational conferences for individuals diagnosed with cancer, caregivers, advocates, and oncology healthcare professionals.* This event covers key information needed to help navigate practical issues, minimize the financial burden of a cancer diagnosis, and reduce stress. Join us for a day of FREE education, games, prizes, and more!

To register, click here

Triage Cancer Conference Topics

Triage Cancer Conferences include sessions on:

Being an Empowered Patient and Advocate
How to Get More Involved in Cancer Community Advocacy Efforts
Health Insurance: Understanding Your Options & Using Your Coverage
Health Insurance Terms You Need to Know
How to Choose Between Health Insurance Plans
Making the Most of Your Health Insurance Coverage
Health Consumer Protections
Government Health Care Programs (e.g., Medicare & Medicaid)
What to do When You Lose Coverage Through Your Employer (e.g., COBRA & Marketplace)
What to Do When an Insurance Company Says No
Practical Tools for Managing Medical Bills, Your Financial Health, & Estate Documents
How to Rebuild Your Financial Health
Where to Access Financial Assistance
Thinking Creatively About Financial Resources
What Documents You Need
Financial Decisions to Protect Your Family
Making Sure Your Wishes are Honored
Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney for Financial Affairs
Advance Health Care Directives, POLST
Employment Issues: Working Through Treatment and Taking Time Off
How to Get Help Working Through Treatment or Returning to Work
Employment Rights as a Caregiver
Disability Insurance: Options, Applications, & Appeals
How to Take Time Off and Get Paid
How to Apply for Disability Insurance
What to Do When a Disability Insurance Company Says No
…and more!

View the Virtual Conference agenda/speaker biographies.
Download the 2021 Triage Cancer Conferences flyer.

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