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COVID-19 Insurance and Financial Issues for People With Breast Cancer

Joanna Morales, cancer rights attorney and CEO of Triage Cancer, explains the most important parts of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Security (CARES) Act for people with cancer.
Sep 17, 2020
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In this podcast, Joanna Morales explains the most important aspects of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act for people with cancer, as well as:

  • how the new paid sick leave and family and medical leave programs work

  • what to do if you’ve been laid off and have lost your employer-sponsored health insurance

  • why it’s important to communicate with your creditors if you can’t pay your bills right now

About the guest
 
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Joanna Fawzy Morales, Esq.

Joanna Fawzy Morales is a cancer rights attorney, author, speaker, and CEO of Triage Cancer, a national nonprofit organization providing free education on the legal and practical issues that may affect people diagnosed with cancer and their caregivers. Joanna has spent more than 27 years working on behalf of people with cancer, including 5 as an adjunct professor of law at Loyola Law School, teaching a seminar in cancer rights law, and 8 years at the John Wayne Cancer Institute’s Psychosocial Care Program. Currently, she’s also an adjunct law professor at Wayne State University.

— Last updated on January 7, 2022, 8:24 PM

 
 
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