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Be Your Own Advocate guidebook for patients

Be Your Own Advocate Patient Guide



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The Be Your Own Advocate (BYOA) Patient Guide is a free resource for patients and their families to help them navigate their cancer diagnosis and treatment.


The guide includes five sections: Your Healthcare Team and Treatment, Your Support System, Organizing & Planning Calendars, Insurance/Healthcare Benefits and Resources.


The guide is available in English or Spanish! To download your free, interactive PDF, complete our short form in English or Spanish.


If you have questions or wish to receive a hard copy of the guide, contact the LLS patient advocacy, access and outreach team at (312) 651-7353 or



last updated on Friday, January 24, 2014