Jacqueline Beale, the ACS CAN Maryland State Lead Ambassador volunteer, will attend the State of the Union address as the guest of U.S. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, her member of Congress.
The administration has proposed a policy change to Medicare Part D that could have devastating consequences for cancer patients on Medicare.
These proposed changes could have wide-ranging impact as currently 43 million American seniors rely on Medicare Part D plans for their prescription drug coverage.
The proposed changes could allow the plans to:
Cancer patients enrolled in Medicare Part D plans could be negatively affected by this proposed policy change as they could be denied coverage for lifesaving drugs.
Join us in asking Congress and the administration to protect cancer patients by stopping this proposed regulation. We must do all we can to make prescription drugs more accessible and affordable for cancer patients.