One oncology nurse helped her patient with cancer by talking with his insurance carriers to provide a drug he needed for treatment.
Sarah Choposko, RN, goes beyond the line of duty to persuade insurance carriers to provide a tier 5 drug that was prescribed by Texas Oncology in Dallas. She and I had to fight tooth and nail throughout enrollment periods of coverage. It has been lifesaving to myself and relief to my family.
Editor’s Note: This is an essay submitted by Stephen Langford for the 2021 Extraordinary Healer Award. Click here to read more about CURE®’s Extraordinary Healer® Award for Oncology Nursing event on April 30, 2021.