Financial toxicity has become an urgent issue in the field of oncology due to the ever-growing number of patients having difficulty paying for their complex oncolytic treatments. This financial toxicity can lead to a decrease in adherence to cancer therapy. In January 2013
Hematology-Oncology Associates of Central New York (HOACNY), East Syracuse, N.Y., made the decision to focus on its patients’ oral medication needs by establishing a physician dispensing platform. HOACNY’s vision was simple: to be the best physician dispensing service for patients in community oncology.