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Is Independent Advocacy Right for ME?
A heads up…. see the bonus below!
5 – Are There Jobs for Independent Advocates
(7 minutes 48 seconds)
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Being an independent advocate looks like hard work. It would be much easier just to get someone to hire me to do the advocacy I want to do. So how can I get a job as a patient advocate? Or how can I get reimbursement for the work I do?
Return to this page for additional links and resources (below.)
- Transcript for this Podcast
- Understanding the Allegiance Factor (course – free)
- The VITAL Piece of Information the Press – and Many Patients AND Advocates – Are Missing (blog post)
- The Job Landscape for Private, Independent Patient or Health Advocates or Navigators (article)
- Getting a Job as a Patient Advocate (article – good overview. Note that opportunities are mostly out of date, and cannot be updated.)
- Insurance Reimbursements for Patient Advocates? (blog post)
- Should Insurance Provide Reimbursement to Independent Advocates? (blog post)
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