Contact Your North Carolina State Senator in Support of H. 206
The Cancer Treatment Fairness Act (H.206) would require any health plan that provides coverage for cancer chemotherapy treatment to provide coverage for orally administered and self-injectable anticancer medications at a cost no less favorable than the cost of IV, port-administered, or injected anticancer medications. It is important you reach out to ask for your North Carolina state Senator's support.
President’s Proposed FY 2018 Budget Seeks Massive Cuts to NIH
President Trump’s fiscal year (FY) 2018 budget outline seeks massive cuts to federal non-defense discretionary (NDD) programs including the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Your elected officials need to hear from you about the importance of sustained and predictable NIH funding.
Urge your Representative to Support the Cancer Drug Parity Act
Legislation has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives that would ensure that patients enrolled in certain federally regulated health plans have access and insurance coverage for all anti-cancer regimens. Your Senators and Representative need to cosponsor these bills in order for them to be considered by the full Congress.