Sean, Joplin

Sean and his wife own a small business in Joplin. When Sean started experiencing chest pains and shortness of breath, …

Carlyn, Joplin

Last year, Carlyn, a Joplin mother of one, had some lab tests taken at her doctor’s office. She had private …

Amanda, Joplin

When Amanda gave birth to her daughter in 2012, she had been depending on Medicaid to help her with her …

Jake, Joplin

When Jake, a 32-year-old in Joplin, had a window accidentally slam onto and break his hand while taking down decorations …

Pamela, Joplin

Up until recently, Pamela had always bought her insurance on the private market.  Currently, she’s working three part time jobs, but in …

Bert, Joplin

Bert recently found himself unemployed when he was laid off from his labor-intensive job. Bert takes care of both his parents …

Arielle, Joplin

Arielle is a mother of two young sons, one who has severe disabilities and autism, and is a survivor of …