Christina Bach, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C

Breaking news: Supreme Court votes to uphold Affordable Care Act Subsidies

Posted June 26th, 2015

On June 25, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) ruled (6-3) to uphold health care subsidies included in the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Crowd Sourcing and Fundraising

Posted May 11th, 2015

As cancer costs continue to rise, we are hearing more stories about cancer patients being forced to choose between paying for the lifesaving medications and putting food on the table. The changing health insurance market has left most individuals with higher out of pocket costs for health care. Resources may exist to provide copay assistance […]

Christina Bach, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C

Breaking News: Changes to Credit Reporting of Medical Debt

Posted March 16th, 2015

Credit bureaus have made some changes to the way medical debt is included on your credit report, as well as how long it can stay on your report. Learn about these changes to credit reporting.

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Hey Healthcare Professionals! Self Care Isn’t Selfish!

Posted January 28th, 2015

Self care isn’t a new concept, but certainly one that is gaining more press as the study of workplace related burnout, compassion fatigue, vicarious trauma and secondary traumatic stress has risen.

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Today I’m thankful for…Health Insurance

Posted November 25th, 2014

Before the Affordable Care Act, it was estimated that somewhere between 46 and 50 million people in the United States were without health insurance. Through various means, the ACA hopes to give access to health insurance to 30 million of those individuals by 2020.

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Getting to Know Camp Kesem

Posted September 23rd, 2014

Camp Kesem is a nationwide summer camp program, driven by passionate college student leaders, supporting children through and beyond their parent’s cancer diagnosis.

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Putting Your Specialty Pharmacy to Work for You

Posted August 11th, 2014

Specialty pharmacies manage and distribute high cost medications used to treat chronic conditions, including oral chemotherapies.

“We’re Ready for You, Ms. Bach” – Confronting Anxiety of a Routine Mammogram

Posted July 1st, 2014

The anxiety of having a routine mammogram can prevent some women from having the test.

Christina Bach, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C

May is National Pet Cancer Awareness Month

Posted May 14th, 2014

Did you know that May is National Pet Cancer Awareness month? I am a “pet parent” to three amazing dogs, two of whom do therapy work with me. Before I worked in “human” oncology, I was privileged to work with many of the outstanding veterinary oncologists at the Ryan Veterinary Hospital of the University of […]

Christina Bach, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C

Spotlight on National Healthcare Decisions Day

Posted April 15th, 2014

Did you know that April 16, 2014 is the 7th annual National Healthcare Decisions Day?