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  Code   Problem         Request
New Requests (in the past 30 days)
NJ-739 Father is in assisted living. Need someone to make sure he is getting the care he needs or to advocate if he is not.... [more] monthly contact with patient to see if there are any concerns. help resolve concerns... [more]

MI-738 Medicare has denied continued therapy in a rehab facility.@Their decision has been appealed and denied again. Her doctor says she ... [more] Someone knowledgable in Medicare appeals and denial process.... [more]

IN-736 I am not the patient. The patient is a 53-year-old woman whose income is just high enough that she falls in a gray area where she ... [more] The patient needs someone to negotiate a reduction of her bill.... [more]

Texas-735 patient has inadequate health care; has been subjected too substandard care and communication between doctors. Patient is 76 year ... [more] Review medical records of hospital, all doctors involved and referral to excellent oncology and wound care.... [more]

CO-734 UScitizen studying in Australia and insured in Australia. Diagnosed with cancer and wants to return to Colorado for treatment. Needs ... [more] Give advise on how to obtain insurance. ... [more]

Unfilled Requests (still needing assistance)
CA-733 I am trying to find someone who will help with understanding Med iCal. my daughter is disabled and has had the same doctor for 20 ... [more] help with knowledge of court systems and what they are looking for ... [more]

KY-732 My sister in northern Kentucky is on social security and has high prescription bills each month. I think she may also qualify for ... [more] She needs someone to assist her to apply for SSI and Medicaid and to help her determine if she can get a better insurance policy.... [more]

CT-730 guidance with our health insurance in deciding on our future health care plans; making choices about where to get health care services... [more] Review our health care policies and make clear what services will be available to us in northeastern Connecticut... [more]

ME-728 My wife (she’s only 34) has serious chronic illnesses (Lyme, EBV, fibromyalgia, adrenal fatigue, colitis) that have become unmanageable ... [more] Help us find specialists, a good PCP, manage appointments & labs, and help with SSDI.... [more]

MN-727 Medical problems not fixed by physical therapy or injection being treated like drug addict poor quality of life... [more] Let me be heard as a person i know my body and what and what does not work that my say is worth hearing not dismissing... [more]

WA-726 My present integrative dentist has worked on raising and adjusting my bite for over a year to control a neurological condition, Spasmodic ... [more] Find a new dentist in the Seattle area who can help me.... [more]

ON-724 Please contact me as soon as possible. ... [more] Médiation...high level oratory skills and results.... [more]

OR-723 PA and violations towards me the patient... [more] Disabled and emotionally distressed with latest incident... [more]

NY-722 Son is on the Autism Spectrum Disorder. Looking for a health plan for him only that will provide speech, occupational and physical ... [more] Help me pick the right plan in the market place for him... [more]

CO-721 medical malpractice issue... [more] after filing a grievance with the hospital they have stopped all communication with me. going so far as to call the police.... [more]

NY-720 i was not allowed in school (college) do to my behavior but i am better now and would like help going back to school.... [more] advocating and speaking for me direction and legal help ... [more]

CA-719 IEHP has threatened me and my doctor that i have had for 15 years if he continued to treat me, therefore I requested to be removed ... [more] I want to seek compensation for grievance and stress caused from being prevented from receiving adequate medical care.... [more]

CA-718 Long term disability insurance is telling me I have to file right now for my husband’s SSDI. ... [more] I need to know if this is my next step. ... [more]

CA-717 The only gastroenterologist in San Luis Obispo County to a closed organization. There are no other doctors here who serve this specialty. ... [more] By working as an advocate for me and helping me to understand how to get past the office people so that I can state my reasons.... [more]

AZ-716 My boyfriend has several teeth that are broken and now infected. Due to this he hasn’t been able to work in his industry. Since ... [more] Need to find low cost oral dentist for extractions and then teeth implants for replacements. His car is paid off for collateral of ... [more]

MA-715 False positive on drug test. I was tested for a drug that I was prescribed after a surgery. I can’t explain it in 100 words. Sorry.... [more] I need to know my rights as a patient in pain without relief. I want the test out of my medical records.... [more]

CA-714 Need assistance with grievance mediation and stopping forced mental health treatment through Los Angeles county in Los Angeles California.... [more] mediation ... [more]

AB-713 I have 3 auto-immune diseases, as well as bodily ailments and mental health Issues. I am struggling to juggle my many doctors and ... [more] Help me find doctors/specialists in my area and make appointments to take care of myself physically and mentally.... [more]

TX-712 40 yr. old female with gunshot wound to the head. Will neuro-restorative rehab in tyler, TX area.... [more] AS above.... [more]

MO-711 Our mother is in the hospital and we feel that we need some help. This is a very emotionally trying time for us and we need some guidance. ... [more] We would like to have a point person who can help the family have one person we can go to with questions about our mother’s ... [more]

BC-709 I am 51 years old with secondary progressive multiple sclerosis. I have been trying to receive an autologous stem cell transplant ... [more] An Advocate can help by requesting treatment. I am willing to try. Just like cancer patients; I am willing to try treatment.... [more]

CA-708 Kaiser denied my claim for labs and these labs were medically necessary for my daughter.... [more] Help advocate for me with Kaiser.... [more]

CA-707 Before I gave birth to my child, I attended this specific hospital because it was covered by my medical insurance. However, between ... [more] I need to find an insurance company that will cover the charges that I am charged for delivery my baby. ... [more]

PA-706 Bring patient home to PA from Washington DC area and arrange for in home rehab services. Patient suffered stroke after surgery.... [more] Help arrange transportation, help equip home, arrange for rehab services... [more]

CA-705 billed incorrectly... [more] help navigate through medicare after patient died... [more]

CA-704 I have had outstanding medical problems that are not being addressed by my healthcare group. I have asked for the surgeries and they ... [more] I would like help navigating how to get the results I am after. My life has changed since 2005 when I was first injured. Since then, ... [more]

UT-703 I am looking for someone to guide me through making an appeal for a surgery that my husband is in desperate need of. The insurance ... [more] Walk me through the process and make sure that we have done everything we need to do to have a chance for the surgery to be approved. ... [more]

NV-702 I am having problems with the Drs. I am seeing for a severe back problem they just want to put a bandaid on it and I think I need surgery... [more] I have a hard time confronting the Drs. forcefully and I need someone to do my talking for me.... [more]

IL-701 Need help appealing initial denial of medically necessary surgical procedure... [more] Coordinating appeal process so that surgery is approved and quality of life is improved asap... [more]

FL-700 Tooth extraction vs. root canal.... [more] Tooth extraction vs. root canal choice.... [more]

NH-699 I need an advocate near Duham NH to help with the issues above. My best friend in now in Hospice and she has nothing terminal. The ... [more] Get her good medical care so she can resume her life. ... [more]

CA-698 finding treatment for my daughter diagnosed with schizophrenia. Help with her mother, my ex-wife who is in denial about my daughters ... [more] they can help by finding the right resources for us in our home town. The patient lives in Visalia, CA which is in the Central Valley of CA... [more]

MA-695 Since I had a complete shoulder replacement in August 2015, I have had severe pain in my neck, shoulder,arm and hand. My hand is partially ... [more] What I need most is An attorney to help me get the money I need for previous medical expenses and on going treatments.... [more]

ID-694 need advocate to help daughter with newborn baby as she is being bullied and played by the system- Child welfare for "presumptive" ... [more] give us advice and help in dealing with the professionals... [more]

KY-693 My wife doctor has left the profession. And she can’t find a dr. She is on methadone for kronic pain. But the medication is ... [more] Help me find a dr please.... [more]

TX-692 I have no idea where to start. I’ve been kicked to curb by orthopedic dr. Have bulging messed up disks in lower back. Have two ... [more] I have been diagnosed via MRI with bad back n bulging disk. Herniations. As well as 2 bad knees. I have no insurance 2 MRI 4/2015 ... [more]

WV-691 I’m not completely satisfied with my husband’s care and not sure if it’s adequate or I need to go somewhere else.... [more] I need advice on if my husband is getting correct answers or if I need to go elsewhere. He first had a heart attack then stroke. Catharization ... [more]

NJ-690 hospital - treatment for bedsores poor communications with staff and patient and family- medication pblms... [more] help solve communication pblms w/staff and family and the staff with doctor affecting patient’s health. ... [more]

ON-689 Doctor will not refer me to a fracture clinic or anywhere for a second opinion. Bone scan indicates 4 acute fractures of left pelvis. ... [more] Referral to a fracture clinic in Hamilton, Ontario.... [more]

CA-688 I am currently being seen by several physicians & no one is communicating and no solid answers. I need assistance at this point.... [more] I need someone to help me have my Dr.s communicate, get the tests I need with solid answers and diagnosis. My health is detoriating ... [more]

NY-687 I was harmed by a dr and then blacklisted. I can prove the abuse. I need help with reasonable medical care. I am suffering... [more] looking for help . ... [more]

NY-686 After a septoplasty/turbinectomy gone horribly awry, my nasal valves have completely collapsed bilaterally. I have a thin, perforated ... [more] I have been to 10 doctors, who cannot operate on me due to the complexity of my situation. I am in desperate straits to find an advocate ... [more]

AB-685 I broke my back in Hawaii when a wave sucked me under and flipped my body, depositing me on the beach. I was flown from the big island ... [more] I need help negotiating a lower price on my medical bills incurred in the US. The bill stands at $230 thousand US or $300 thousand + CAN. ... [more]

GA-684 ALL V’d Boxes above. I NEED to see heart MD and waiting too long for the referral to get "OK" ! I need HELP ... [more] PLEASE SEE BOX ABOVE ... [more]

NY-683 had a heart attack. did not know my insurance was cancelled got bill from staten island hospital for 90,000 bucks. along with ... [more] look over all bills and make sure what they are asking for is legitimate. i can not afford to pay this but would be willing to pay ... [more]

MT-682 I was at a treatment facility in florida last month. When I left I thought my insurance was canceled so I was self pay. When I returned ... [more] How can I get treatment facility to send me an itemized receipt for services that have been paid? How HIPAA works and if I revoked ... [more]

IN-681 My daughter went to an outdoor program years ago that I took out a loan to pay for it. I had spoken to the insurance company several ... [more] I have been paying on this loan for years. I know find myself with health issues. I am no longer teaching and am on disability. I’m ... [more]

Assigned Requests
CA-737 I live with a chronic health condition and thus need regular care. My medical record contains misinformation that I believe has led ... [more] Talk with me, read my record and notes, help me make a plan, and help me execute it. For example, if I decided to write to my previous ... [more]

KS-696 I’ve been in pain management 11yrs attempting to resolve underlying injuries for 13yrs. PM has erred time & again. the last ... [more] I need an entity who will fight to keep me alive then get proper treatment. A son, a wife I love desperately. Every new day is hell, ... [more]

CO-626 I will send an email directly to the advocate with more specific information. Thank you.... [more] I will send an email directly to the advocate with more specific information. Thank you.... [more]

OR-621 We are a young family with an autistic son that is looking for more of a health-advocate-"handyman" that we can establish a long-term ... [more] We envision an advocate that is readily available and responsive by email to review claims forms, help us define terms, advise us ... [more]

NY-523 Our Nephew was taken to Lovelace Hospital in Albuquerque New Mexico ( 27 year’s old ) with kidney failure and blood clots in ... [more] We have two insurances Blue Cross and Blue Shield ( Out Of State for our nephew ) He also has stae health insurance from New Mexico. ... [more]

NY-521 Pt. has a new appt. with a chief neurologist on Sept 23rd 2015, and needs help conveying his chief complaint and associated symptoms ... [more] Advocate can elicit pt’s needs in a pro ate meeting and then take notes during medical interview, also slow down the pace of ... [more]

NV-511 My Father has many different health problems. Our family needs help understanding how to navigate medicare and finding long-term ... [more] We need someone to help us view the entire situation holistically and navigate medicare for best options for either in home care or ... [more]

VA-475 Problem— as a patient with Leukemia AML in full remission, with no MRD (minimum residual disease), no genetic/chromosomal or ... [more] Conduct research on the relative successes of either of the above choices (specifically involving Vosaroxin and Decitabine) versus ... [more]

OH-371 Brother has brain cancer. Went through 8 weeks of chemo and radiation with good results?? Then pneumonia and on a vent for 8 days. ... [more] We need someone to coordinate all docs and get information and set reasonable goals. Nursing home initially treated him like 95 year ... [more]

CA-323 We have a family member in San Diego in assisted living with reduced capacity to make good decisions. He’s on SS and small retirement. ... [more] Need someone who is very familiar with California Medi-Cal SoC and new MediConnect, etc. program to advise us on best coverage options.... [more]

CA-216 I been diagnosed with gall bladder issues. I also have ptsd around medical treatment and unusual sensitivities to medications. A recent ... [more] I I hope there is a knowledgable, compassionate person who can help me make decisions and be an advocate for me in this process.... [more]

FL-146 Patient needs assistance with claim against insurer, Blue Cross Blue Shield for bicycle accident... [more]

VA-120 My mother has been in acute pain for the last 10 years, lives in Florida and is very isolated, she recently tried to commit suicide ... [more] Need to get her help to get her strong enough to travel and get the real scoop on both her medical andphysical conditions... [more]

WA-119 my daughter in spokane, WA has severe gastro-paresis, always nauseated and vomiting, lots of abdonminal pain... [more] since she is young doctors judge her as either crazy or seeking pain meds. she has been so sick for 4 years and about to give up. ... [more]

WA-069 undiagnosed debilitating pain on a muscular/skeletal/nerve level... [more] helping me make and keep doctor's appointments, navigate SSI process, nudging doctors to persist in finding a diagnosis... [more]

CO-065 I was wondering what legal precedent exists, if any, for cases involving a patient wrongly accused of "doctor shopping" or some sort ... [more] Legal ssistance if an option. Also, I need to speak with another doctor in my area who will work with me on a similar medication and/or ... [more]

Unknown-063 My dentist referred me to a out of network surgical dentist, the surgical dentist office did not notify they do not accept my insurance.... [more] what do I do in this situation, the surgical office is telling me they will not accept my insurance, even though my insurance will cover?... [more]

FL-062 Assistance is reviewing medical data & seeking best malpractice attorney for my needs... [more] become familiar with 5 year hx of multiple misdiagnoses, hippa violations, Rx errors, current disorders (due to wrong meds) of reactive ... [more]

KS-058 My Dad has been diagnosed with leukemia. He's in KS. I'm in CA. My mom is in shock. I want to know if he's getting the proper ... [more] Perhaps someone familiar with leukemia can review all the test data, ask for more info if necessary, and offer an opinion.... [more]

FL-056 My friend Susan reached the coverage gap with Medicare D. She needs help right away obtaining Plavix and cardizem la til January. ... [more] Susan needs someone who knows of resources where she can get free or low cost drugs for the rest of the year and someone who can assist ... [more]

CA-049 The above patient has passed. The issue is very sensitive. Her daughter is also a well qualified nurse. However, her daughter has ... [more] I am not sure what direction to take. Privacy issues and understanding of mom's situation were compromised. It is an ethics and possible ... [more]

FL-046 I called Non-profit Patient Assistance for a week. So busy, councilor makes one attempt and since we were on the phone she gave up. ... [more] Medicaid denied. Help with appeal? Biopsy results this week or next then should have Dr letter for SSDI. We spent bill and food ... [more]

IN-044 I moved to California three years ago. I have a mother in Northern Indiana (Munster) and in the last few days there is a significant ... [more] We need someone who can step in to advise us because we are out of town.... [more]

IL-039 Do you know of a medical advocate in the State of Illinois?... [more] I need to know my rights as a patient.... [more]

WA-021 travel ins. co. csa denies claim for cancelation due to vertigo attack.dr.explained treatment bot ins. co. is not honoring it.... [more] need help with fighting insurance company... [more]

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