Moving Costs/Medical Expenses

After being hospitalized 5 times in the last 12 months for cardiac issues and missing a great deal of work I am very much struggling to meet my most basic needs. Unable to work since late March I have fallen behind on rent and utilities while I await either the installation of a pacemaker or get on the list for a heart transplant. Only twice during these times was I insured, and paying full price for necessary medications has left me bereft; I have played 'spin the wheel' with meds, groceries and such, but now I am at zero. If you have helped before, please disregard this; my family and closest friends have kept me alive to this point, but not having a target date to return to work after this imminent surgery means I can't project my income, and short-term disability has proved elusive so far. If you are able to contribute my gratitude would be eternal, and if you cannot, or ignore this, thanks for reading at least. Re-posting would also be phenomenally helpful as well. The target fund would stave off my eviction, keep my electricity on and restore my phone service. (At present I have to walk to a nearby restaurant for free wi-fi, which is extremely difficult with Atrial Fibrillation which has led more than once led to Congestive Heart Failure that was treated before it was too late.)
Thanks for reading.

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Organizer

Daniel McCaffrey 
Organizer
Pittsburgh, PA
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