Finding Financial Assistance Programs After a Cancer Diagnosis

The price of cancer treatments can be astronomical. Is there financial support out there for patients who are struggling with the treatment cost? Cynthia Shimizu and Katie Brown discuss the financial assistance programs that are available to patients who need the help. They also share how there are philanthropic organizations that might cover partial cost of treatment as well. There are many resources out there ready to help, and the care team is good at directing their patients to those resources.

This article was originally published August 10, 2015 and most recently updated December 30, 2019.
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