It might seem like Steve Way is living the dream. Last year, he gained renown as the feisty, foul-mouthed best friend in Hulu’s critically-acclaimed Ramy, and he’ll star in a second season later this month. Additionally, Way does stand-up comedy, is a public speaker and is developing a series for Apple TV+. But for more than 800 days, Way has been fighting for his life in a nonstop battle with Horizon NJ Health, a Medicaid provider.
Born with muscular dystrophy, Way is asking for 84 hours a week of personal care assistance — 12 per day — instead of the 60