by Barbara Baskind, May 13, 2019
Unsettling: Losing Your Health And Your Insurance
What happens when you are comfortably settled in the best possible situation for your illness and find out that your employer-based insurance suddenly stops covering you? What happens when you are told—after the fact—that the course of treatment prescribed for you will end in a matter of days? That’s my story. Let me begin at the beginning: a story that opens in a series of happy mid-life events.
My friends always said I was the one who had it all. I was happily married to Jerry, the love of my life….