Understanding Access to Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic September 2020 Survey Findings Summary

October 9, 2020

In the six months since the COVID-19 pandemic arose in the United States, cancer patients and survivors have encountered multiple challenges accessing health care. The latest survey conducted in August and September shows, 26% of respondents have experienced delays or cancellations of health care services directly related to their cancer since the pandemic began. When considering only respondents who are in current treatment for their cancer, nearly one in three (32%) have had disruptions.