Patient Advocacy

This section was created to help you navigate through a complex healthcare system and to assist you if you feel compelled to make your thoughts known, or to ask some questions. In addition to knowing your rights as a lymphoma patient, it is also important to be aware of your right to participate in public policy.

What is Advocacy?

Advocacy is the act of supporting and or arguing on behalf of a particular issue, idea or person. Individuals, organizations, businesses, and governments can all engage in advocacy.