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Anna Medaris Miller - May 2015
U.S. News & World Report Health reported on how more people with cancer are working during and after treatment, as the view of cancer is shifting toward a chronic illness. The article features quotes from Rebecca Nellis, our Chief Mission Officer, and Joanna Morales, one of our legal experts and CEO Triage Cancer.
"When Cancer and Careers was founded 14 years ago, 'there was still very much this idea that the whole goal was to help someone take time off. If you could get them out on disability, that's all anybody wanted,' says Rebecca Nellis, the nonprofit's chief mission officer. 'But in this country, our identity is tied to our work.' Her organization focuses on providing people with cancer the resources to help them succeed in their jobs."
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Original source: health.usnews.com