Financial Toxicity

Financial Toxicity

Stemming the Costs of Cancer Care

The escalating costs of cancer care are now referred to as “financial toxicity.” At the recent 2017 Annual Meeting of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer, Ronan Kelly, [ Read More ]

AONN+ West Coast Regional Meeting, Financial Toxicity

The Growing Burden of Financial Toxicity in Oncology

The burden of financial toxicity has become increasingly recognized in the US healthcare system over the past several years, according to Clara Lambert, BBA, Oncology Financial Navigator at Munson Medical [ Read More ]

Financial Toxicity

New Grading System Shows Impact of Financial Toxicity on Health-Related Quality of Life

Chase Doyle 

Researchers in Chicago have developed a financial toxicity grading system based on independent and clinically meaningful changes in health-related quality of life. According to data presented at the 2016 Cancer [ Read More ]