Patient stories

Virginians all over the Commonwealth area are struggling with the burden of high out-of-pocket costs for medications they need to manage chronic or life-threatening conditions. The following are individual patient stories about the struggles of managing chronic conditions, the impact of high patient out-of-pocket costs on the health of Virginia families, and the importance of legislation to limit patient out-of-pocket costs.

Greta Hayden-Pless, 18, College Student, Upperville, VA

Delegate Jeion Ward, 92nd District, Hampton, VA

Dana Kuhn, President, Patient Services Inc., Midlothian, VA