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Member voices: It took a team to bring healthcare home

Published September 26, 2018
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Pat Litonenko and DuchessPat Litonenko beat non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. But then a new nightmare began: her immune system stopped working. She needed regular infusions of a life-saving medication to fight infections. But traveling for those infusions to the hospital and back sapped her energy. Then a pharmacist at her health plan, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, spotted a way to bring healthcare home, and even save some money. Hear how a healthcare team came together to help this South Park, Pennsylvania resident Pat Litonenko live better.

Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, an association of independent, locally operated Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies.