Leukemia and Lymphoma

Nine Ways to Deal with Escalating Drug Costs

November 07, 2018

As drug costs continue to increase at an unsustainable rate, some hospitals are finding new solutions.

Time to Address ‘Financial Toxicity’ of Cancer Treatment

November 06, 2018

More affordable, more collaborative, and more personalized care is our cancer care challenge. Here’s how we get there.

CAR T-cell Therapy: How Payers are Responding to Huge Price Tags

November 05, 2018

This revolutionary therapy raises serious financial questions. Here’s how much it costs, and how payers are responding.

The 10 Worst Cancer Death Rates by State

November 05, 2018

The places where cancer mortality rates are the highest.

The Role of ‘Next-Gen’ Sequencing in Pediatric Cancer

November 02, 2018

Because the mutational burden and the genetic characteristics of children are different from adults, pediatric cancer should be diagnosed and treated differently. Here’s how.

Three Keys to Success in the Oncology Care Model

November 02, 2018

One expert shares three things providers can do to improve their performance in the OCM program.

Around-the-Clock Cancer Care Reduces Emergency Room Use

November 01, 2018

How Froedtert Hospital achieves success with a 24/7/365 cancer clinic.

How Cancer Contributes to Other Health Problems: What Execs Should Know

October 25, 2018

Dealing with cancer is challenging enough for patients and providers. But even when their different perspectives are factored in, that’s not the whole story.

The Most Troubling Part of Cancer Treatment for Patients

October 16, 2018

A Wamberg Genomic Advisors’ Cancer Survey has revealing findings from people dealing directly with cancer.

Personalized Treatments Hold Promise for Lymphoma Patients

October 15, 2018

As lymphoma treatments become less cookie-cutter and more custom, the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Chief Medical Officer Gwen Nichols, MD, shares how healthcare executives need to alter their approach to managing therapy regimens to increase cure rates and survivorship.

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