Category: Cancer

Have Cancer, Must Travel: Patients Left In Lurch After Hospital Closes

0 commentsCancerHealth IndustryHospitalsKansasNo MercyPills BlogRural Medicine

FORT SCOTT, Kan. — One Monday in February, 65-year-old Karen Endicott-Coyan gripped the wheel of her black 2014 Ford Taurus with both hands as she made the hour-long drive from her farm near Fort Scott to Chanute. With a rare form of multiple myeloma, she requires weekly chemotherapy injections to keep the cancer at bay. ….  Read More