Expensive Drugs Forcing Cancer Doctors to Weigh Price

June 5, 2014
By: Karen E. Butler, Director of Communications, DCI

In this BusinessWeek article, DCI's Yousuf Zafar discusses the sometimes shocking prices of many new cancer drugs. As the price of some drugs can now reach more than $10,000 a month, even as insurers are tightening their payment rules, patients are starting to have to make life-changing cancer treatment decisions based on what they can afford. Oncologists are also finding the cost of cancer medications an important topic to discuss with their patients. Read the full article.

Topics: Yousuf Zafar