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Fumiko Ladd Chino: Patient administrative burden matters
Mar 25, 2024, 06:39

Fumiko Ladd Chino: Patient administrative burden matters

Fumiko Ladd Chino recently posted on X:

PATIENT ADMINISTRATIVE BURDEN MATTERS.

73% surveyed had to do at least 1 admin task (scheduling, obtaining info, prior authorization, resolving billing issues or premium problems) in the past year. 1 in 4 had delayed or foregone care due to these tasks.”

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Fumiko Ladd Chino is a cancer researcher and Assistant Attending in Radiation Oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (USA), who specializes in gynecological and breast cancers. She was also a caregiver for her husband Andrew Mark Ladd, PhD who died from cancer in 2007. She is a recipient of numerous awards, including ASCO Excellence in Equity Award (2022), Duke Radiation Oncology Award for Outstanding Clinical Research (2019), Duke University Hospital “Good Catch” Award (2018), Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Merit Award (2018), Duke University School of Medicine Dean’s Recognition Award (2014) and Memorial Hermann Hospital, Texas Medical Center Volunteer of the Year Award (2009).