Table 1

Examples of cancer immunotherapy-related measures

Direct quality measure examplesIndirect quality measure examples
  • Assessment for and management of immune-related adverse events during cancer treatment with checkpoint inhibitors (ICPi)49

  • Patient-reported health-related quality of life (HRQOL) during treatment for advanced cancer50

  • 30-day unplanned readmissions for patients with cancer51 52

  • Patient-reported experience of care (Cancer CAHPS)53

  • Risk-adjusted proportion of patients with all-cause hospital admissions within the 6-month episode54

  • Goal setting and attainment for cancer survivors55

  • CAHPS, Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems.