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RCC Charities helps patients cover life’s costs while undergoing cancer care

2022-08-01T19:45:38+00:00

The high costs of modern cancer care and patient out-of-pocket expenses for everything from diagnostic testing to hospitalizations, therapeutic procedures, specialty drugs, and more have led many cancer patients to experience a new and equally stressful condition known as ‘financial toxicity.’ “The rising costs of everything recently, including food, utilities, transportation, fuel, etc., have brought the concept of ‘financial toxicity’ more to the forefront than ever,” shared Ethan Wasserman, MD, medical oncologist with the Howell, N.J. Division of Regional Cancer Care Associates and chairman of the Board of Directors for RCC Charities. “It’s particularly profound with cancer because the specialized medications required for treatment (along [...]

RCC Charities helps patients cover life’s costs while undergoing cancer care2022-08-01T19:45:38+00:00

How you can enable cancer patients in need to eat healthy throughout their treatment

2022-04-25T16:57:59+00:00

Healthy eating is crucial for cancer patients, but financial pressures force too many of those people to make difficult choices between life-saving therapies and the nutritious food that can help them maintain their weight and energy as they deal with the effects of the cancer itself and of chemotherapy, radiation and other treatments. In fact, a study of 254 cancer patients found that 46% reduced spending on food and other basics to help cope with the cost of their treatments.1 “Meanwhile, other studies show that patients facing financial burdens are less likely than other people with cancer to adhere to their [...]

How you can enable cancer patients in need to eat healthy throughout their treatment2022-04-25T16:57:59+00:00

A Thank-You to RCC Charities from the People it Helps

2022-04-04T18:18:17+00:00

Frank Gorli during a recent trip aboard Skyland Rides. The Sussex County service is providing he and his wife, Jane, with transportation the Regional Cancer Care Associates office in Sparta to treat his prostate cancer with bone metastasis. The service was facilitated through RCC Charities and cost the Gorli’s $10 per round trip. When Regional Cancer Care Charities opened its doors, the goal was to help families such as Frank and Jane Gorli, of Hamburg. Frank has prostate cancer with bone metastasis. As a result, he uses a wheelchair, and receives treatment every three weeks. Unfortunately, transportation is an [...]

A Thank-You to RCC Charities from the People it Helps2022-04-04T18:18:17+00:00

Sparta police officers grow out their beards to help Regional Cancer Care Charities

2022-05-27T16:35:05+00:00

After two months of growing mustaches and beards and maybe even a goatee or two, the Sparta Township Police Department has once again shown its dedication to making a difference. The department recently donated $2,840 to Regional Cancer Care Charities following a successful campaign during “No Shave November & December” to raise awareness and funding. The department’s generosity and assistance will help RCC Charities empower patients so they can concentrate on recovery, rather than daily living. RCC Charities is dedicated to helping individuals with cancer pay for indirect living and nonmedical-related expenses not covered by Medicare or other health plans, including [...]

Sparta police officers grow out their beards to help Regional Cancer Care Charities2022-05-27T16:35:05+00:00

Regional Cancer Care Charities: Relieving the burden of patients’ nonmedical expenses

2022-01-03T18:06:34+00:00

Cancer treatment often carries hidden, related costs not covered by insurance. For some people, this means struggling to pay for transportation to treatment facilities, child care, groceries and other nonmedical bills. Patients should be able to focus on their health and well-being while undergoing cancer treatment without worrying about its nonmedical burdens and costs. Regional Cancer Care Charities (RCCC) has been founded to help ease that significant distress so patients can concentrate on recovery instead of daily living. RCC Charities is a nonprofit organization that provides nonmedical financial assistance to adults undergoing medical treatment for cancer or serious hematological disorders. RCC [...]

Regional Cancer Care Charities: Relieving the burden of patients’ nonmedical expenses2022-01-03T18:06:34+00:00
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