Cancer Plan Minnesota 2025

Objective 10

Increase participation in cancer treatment clinical trials

STRATEGIES

10.1 Implement a statewide, culturally and linguistically appropriate media campaign to increase public awareness about the benefits of participating in clinical trials

10.2 Create a statewide centralized clinical trial database that enables health care providers and patients to locate current and accurate information about open trials

10.3 Establish and fund a Cancer Care Equity Program to help patients overcome financial barriers to participating in a clinical trial

10.4 Ensure that insurance companies provide coverage for participation in clinical trials

SPOTLIGHT VIDEO

Originally presented at Cancer Summit Minnesota 2017, this “Spotlight” presentation is intended to be a fast-paced introduction to this objective.

UPDATES

At Cancer Summit Minnesota 2017 small groups discussed the strategies corresponding with this objective. Below are their compiled notes:

No groups were formed to discuss strategies 10.2 and 10.3 at the Summit. If you would like to work on one of these strategies please email communications@mncanceralliance.org

SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS

Original Cancer Plan Treatment workgroup issue statement and draft objective on clinical trials.

Treatment workgroup page.

LATEST NEWS

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MEASURES

Measure: Number of cancer patients participating in cancer treatment clinical trials
Data Source: TBD
Baseline: TBD Target: TBD