ABC Support Group Meeting - December 14

Media Contact: 
Erin Gigliotti
Manager/Media Specialist
(315) 624-5581
Release Date: 
Dec 4, 2013

On Saturday, December 14, 2013, the After Breast Cancer (ABC) Support Group will meet at 11am at The Regional Cancer Center at the Faxton Campus of Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH), 807 Newell Street, Utica. ABC meetings are free and open to the public.

The December meeting topic is “Making Sense of Insurance” presented by Terese Malek, financial coordinator for The Regional Cancer Center. Malek will cover Medicare and Medicaid, HMOs, differences between primary and secondary insurances, supplemental plans versus secondary, EPIC prescriptions and provide definitions to a long list of terminology. Bring your bills to the meeting and you will leave armed with a much better understanding of the insurance world.

The ABC Support Group was created by women who have had breast cancer. The group is dedicated to providing education, information and emotional support to women and men who are facing biopsy, surgery or recovery from breast cancer.

For more information, please call (315) 624-5764 or email