Correction: Medicare Activism Alert
Sorry - the link in the last news blast did not work so I am resending this article!
Please help with this. We can not let Medicare set a precedent with imposing such severe restrictions. If they get away with it now, it is only going to get worse for the next treatments in the pipeline – which will probably be much more expensive than Optune.
Posted on: 06/01/2019
Activism Alert: Big Medicare Problem!
Medicare has published a proposed rule on coverage for Optune for GBM and there is an open comment period now where we can voice our thoughts on it.
The good news: They will now cover Optune
The bad news: They placed severe restrictions so that probably over 75% of GBM patients won't be able to get it covered under Medicare and you might not be able to use your current doctors!
Go to https://virtualtrials.com/activism.cfm for details on the problem and how you can help! Please spread word of this and ask all of your friends and family to send emails!
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