InnoVATE

InnoVATE

Innovations in Value, Affordability, Training, and Education

Featured Leaders

The Pill Stoppers

Ruchi Sharma, MD; Andrew Young, MD; Andrew Lewis, MD; Sajal Akhtar, MD; and Penali Noticewala, MD

Resident Clinic – Cleveland Clinic Foundation

    Addressing Polypharmacy One Pill At a Time

    Andrew Lewis MD, Andrew Young MD, Penali Noticewala MD, Ruchi Sharma MD, Sajal Akhtar MD, The Pill Stoppers

    Moderator: Chris Moriates, MD

    Listen to an internal medicine team from the Cleveland Clinic Foundation discuss their resident-led initiative focused on reducing polypharmacy and out-of-pocket medication costs for patients. This team won the inaugural Costs of Care Affordability Award - presented at the HVPAA 2019 National Conference - an award focused on innovations that improve patient affordability.

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Previously Featured Leader

Alison Silberman

Chief Executive Officer at Stupid Cancer

    Financial Toxicity in Adolescents and Young Adults

    Alison Silberman

    Moderator: Jess Keim-Malpass, RN, PhD

    Adolescents and young adults with cancer, those aged 15-39 at time of diagnosis, are the group at highest risk of financial toxicity due to total lost earnings and high rates of un- and under-insurance. Listen as Alison Silberman, CEO of Stupid Cancer, talks about their mission to empower adolescents and young adults by ending isolation, building community, and connecting them to age-appropriate resources.

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Relevant Resources

Financial Resources https://stupidcancer.org/get-help/financial-assistance/ Support for your Adolescent and Young Adult patients https://stupidcancer.org/get-help/resources/ How to have Cost Conversations https://costsofcare.org/modules/

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