Key clinical point: Radiation oncologists are frustrated with burdensome prior authorization.
Major finding: To handle the workload generated by the prior authorization process, 63% of those responding to the survey said they have hired staff specifically to handle prior authorization requests.
Study details: Views were obtained from a survey of ASTRO members, with 673 responding.
Disclosures: The survey was conducted by ASTRO of its members. No disclosures were made.
American Society for Radiation Oncology survey.