Tag: "Medicare"

Prostate Cancer and Social Security Disability Benefits

Prostate Cancer and Social Security Disability Benefits Article Written By: Ram Meyyappan One of the primary objectives of the Social Security Administration (SSA) is to provide financial assistance to individuals who are unable to support themselves due to a medical condition that makes it impossible for them to earn a livable income.  Prostate Cancer oftentimes prevents […]

IPAB: What it Means for Medicare Patients

You may have been hearing a lot about the Independent Payment Advisory Board, or IPAB, in the media lately. And maybe you’ve been wanting to learn more about the Board and what it could mean for Medicare beneficiaries.

Comment today to ensure patient access to Provenge

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is currently accepting public comments on the proposed national coverage determination for the first ever immunotherapy treatment for prostate cancer, Provenge.