CancerSOS: U.S. Cancer Issues COA Acts!
April 6, 2014•99 min
Dedicated community oncologists, cancer patients and family members advocate thru Community Oncology Alliance & CPAN (Patient Advocacy Network) on serious issues affecting cancer lives in the U.S. How far will patients have to go for treatment? Will the drugs they need be on a "shortage" list? An oral chemo prescription may cost thousands of dollars out-of-pocket. By 2020, will a newly diagnosed patient be able to find an oncologist? Guests: Michael Murray, Rick Payne, Iris Jimenez, Deb Madden, Ricky Newton, Susanne Johnson-Berns, Brett Wilson, Rose Gerber, COA Dir. of Patient Advocacy. Co-hosts Joni Aldrich and Dr. Peter Hofland.