Financial

This service is designed to ensure that patients receive pre-authorizations for all radiation treatment prior to their first treatment. Further, we are a resource for patients by providing information on how they can obtain financial assistance.

Services Provided in the Duke Cancer Center:

  • Address patient's billing and insurance questions

  • Call insurance companies for pre authorizations for radiation treatment

  • Gather benefit information for patients.

  • Inform patients of critical information regarding their insurance coverage.

  • Work with in-house social worker to try and seek financial relief for patients not covered through their insurance plan by investigating various Duke sponsored programs to ease their financial burden. Duke also receives donations to help our patients pay for medical treatment.

We are located in the Cancer Center building on level 00, clinic 00-1

Contacts

Tasha Streater
tasha.Streater@duke.edu
919-668-6446 

Financial Care Counselor

Subrina Byas
919-668-6687
subrina.byas@duke.edu

Financial Care Counselor

Karen Terrell
karen.terrell@duke.edu
919-660-3032 

Financial Care Counselor

Tikki Vaughan
919-681-9187
tikki.vaughan@duke.edu

Team Leader/Financial Care Counselor