For many oncology patients, managing the high financial toll of cancer and cancer treatment is a pressing concern – and with good reason.
According to AARP, the average cost of cancer treatment is $150,000¹. Some life-saving treatments can even exceed $1 million².
Though these numbers can be overwhelming, there is good news: You don’t have to navigate the costs of cancer alone.
Medical insurance for cancer treatment, including radiation, can alleviate your monetary burden, as can cancer insurance. Some patients can also receive financial aid for cancer treatment.
In this blog, we discuss the ins and outs of medical insurance as well as other policies that will protect your finances during and after treatment.