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Table 2 Medical oncologists’ willingness to participate in bundling and agreement statements about costs of care

From: Medical oncologists’ willingness to participate in bundled payment programs

Willingness to participate in bundled payment programs paying Extremely likely/very likely to participate
$5000 (n = 123) 17%
$10,000 (n = 129) 25%
$15,000 (n = 116) 41%
$20,000 (n = 92) 34%
Costs of care: Strongly/somewhat agree
Patients should have access to all effective treatments for their cancer regardless of cost (n = 459). 75%
Oncologists have a responsibility to balance the potential benefit of a drug with the potential cost of the drug (n = 460). 78%
It is only important to consider the costs of treatment if they are not covered by insurance (n = 460). 23%
High cost drugs should not be offered to patients when they have minimal effect on survival (n = 457). 60%