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  1. Inside Out

    Our last August post is a throwback! Today’s guest blog comes from Stephanie, who shares how her priorities have changed, since her daughter, Maggie, was born with a heart defect. This was originally posted in May of 2014.    I used to really care about elections and politics.  As a political fundraiser, I took it…

  2. A Social Worker’s Perspective on Medical Bills

    This week we will continue to look at how we can better gear up for the financial stress that will come our way in paying for CHD. We will analyze the topic through the eyes of Akina Takahashi, a Heart Center Social Worker. She offers us great advice on how to work with various professionals…

  3. Congenital Heart Disease in an Era of High Deductible Health Plans

    Hello readers! This week, we have a fantastic post written by Mr. Kinney of the Herma Heart Institute, on how patients and families can gain a little piece of mind and take control when the medical bills are rolling in. The journey of CHD can be overwhelming in many different ways, and medical bills is…

  4. Social Security Disability Benefits – Children

    Last week, we heard a patient’s story on the financial difficulties and challenges that come with CHD. This week we hear from another heart warrior, who comes with a hopeful message. Deanna Power shares her expertise with PCHA, and how patients of all ages may qualify for SSI. If your child has a congenital heart…

  5. CHD365 – Recurring Giving Program

    Welcome to CHD365!                   CHD365 is our recurring giving program.  Your contribution through this program helps us to give knowledge, a voice and hope to hundreds of thousands of people impacted by congenital heart disease.   WHY GIVE A RECURRING DONATION? Recurring donation benefits both you and…