The Regional Cancer Center
The Rev. Percy Mccray of Cancer Treatment Centers of America (Ctca) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center Awarded 2013 Most Influential African American of Chicago Humanitarian Award
We are extraordinarily proud of the role that Rev. [Percy McCray] and his team plays in the lives of our patients and their family members as they courageously battle cancer, said Scott Jones, President and CEO at CTCA® at Midwestern Regional Medical Center. "Rev. McCray tirelessly reaches out to the community to teach the Our Journey of Hope program to the faith-based community, where he...
Arrowhead Regional Medical Center Honored by the American Cancer Society
COLTON - Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, a health care facility serving the residents of San Bernardino County, recently was named "Healthcare Partner of the Year" by the American Cancer Society's (ACS) Inland Empire Area Office, a distinction that demonstrates ARMC's commitment to reducing the incidence of cancer. We are proud to have received this special honor," said ARMC...
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America(R) Midwestern Regional Medical Center Partners with the Chicagoland Area Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R)
Partnership will provide Chicagoans comprehensive breast cancer prevention and treatment education ZION, Il., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) and the Chicagoland Area Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R) announced today that they have entered into a two- year partnership in which CTCA at...
Arrowhead Regional Medical Center Doctor Travels the World to Promote Cancer Prevention
COLTON - Dr. Ramon M. Cestero has spent much of his medical career visiting cities and villages in Central America to spread the word about cervical cancer prevention to women and physicians. This month, Cestero, a physician at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, flew to Nicaragua for a five-day cervical cancer prevention course, where he provided training to doctors at a busy hospital in the city ...
Open House Set for Wendt Center's Anniversary
Rail texty: and and then you texty: have it look like this: oh so pretty asdgfijp: texty textyThe Finley Hospital will host a public open house for the 25th anniversary of the Wendt Regional Cancer Center and the grand opening of the Iowa Mind Body Institute from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2. The open house will be in the Wendt Regional Cancer Center, located in The Finley Hospital and...
Cancer Center Will Integrate New Approaches to Treatment
Reading the book "Anticancer: A New Way of Life" by Dr. David Servan-Schreiber inspired a Dubuque doctor to expand local cancer- fighting options. Dr. Bobby Koneru, a radiation oncologist and the medical director of the Wendt Regional Cancer Center at The Finley Hospital, read how Servan-Schreiber battled his cancer with the help of non-
Saints Make Big Difference in Fight
The Dubuque Fighting Saints enjoyed a record-breaking night off the ice Saturday while improving to 9-0 on it. In conjunction with The Finley Hospital and Dubuque Bank & Trust, the Saints raised more than $35,000 for breast cancer research and support during its third annual Pink the Rink Night. Proceeds benefitted the Wendt Regional Cancer Center and the mammogram program at The Visiting...
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- The Regional Cancer Center Sets Stage for Electronic Records Environment Supported by Network Appliance IP SAN Solution.
Srmc Expands Cancer Treatment Services
PETERSBURG - Now cancer patients can easily receive care locally thanks to the Southside Regional Medical Center Medical Arts Pavilion. The two-story 32,500-square-foot center provides a one stop location for radiation, oncology and women's imaging center. Officials from the city of Petersburg and the Southside Regional Medical Center attended the ribbon cutting for the SRMC Cancer Center and...
Umass Memorial Medical Center/Health Alliance Announces Cuts to Staff & Services at Burbank Hospital Urgent Care Unit and Cancer Center ; Plan Involves 25 - 30 % Cut to Registered Nursing Staff, Replacing Highly Skilled Staff with Lower Paid Unlicensed Aides Incapable of Providing the Care Patients Need; in Justifying the Cuts and Lower Standards of Care, Health Alliance's Oncology Director Stated 'We Have Been Too Customer Friendly for the Business.'
FITCHBURG, Mass., April, 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by MNA/NNU: In the wake of last week's announcement of major service cuts and layoffs to their Worcester-based facilities, UMass Memorial Medical Center has also announced significant cuts to services and staff at the Fitchburg Health Alliance Burbank Hospital campus, with a 30 percent cut to RN staff who ...
Saints Win 7th Straight
Pink the Rink grosses more than $25,000 The Fighting Saints' "Pink the Rink" night on Oct. 14 grossed more than $25,000 for the Finley Hospital Cancer Services through the Visiting Nurse Association and the Wendt Regional Cancer Center in its fight against breast cancer. The evening included a auction of game-worn pink Saints jerseys, specialty pink drinks in the DB&T Club and...
- Lakeland Regional Cancer Center Licenses the Rosetta Resolver Expression Data Analysis System.
- The Lynn Regional Cancer Center of Boca Raton Community Hospital Goes Clinical with CMS' FOCUS IMRT Release 3.0.
Real Estate Notes
Tax-exempt bond funding of up to $45 million through the Washington County Hospital Authority will help Monongahela Valley Hospital finance a $24 million renovation and expansion and allow the hospital to refinance outstanding debts. The expansion of nearly 16,000 square feet will relocate new image guided radiation therapy equipment from the fourth floor to a first floor area with thicker walls. ...
Mon General, Wvu Spar Over Cancer Center
MORGANTOWN - The war between WVU Hospitals and Morgantown's Mon General Hospital has a new front: They're now battling over the purchase and relocation of a Fairmont cancer center. WVU Hospitals is seeking state approval to acquire the Fairmont Regional Cancer Center from Oncology Services Inc. for $11 million. It plans to spend another $3 million on equipment.
Wendt Celebrates 25th Anniversary
Many things have changed at the Wendt Regional Cancer Center at The Finley Hospital during the past 25 years. The one thing that hasn't changed is the patients," said Mike Kelly, the center's director. "The patients come in frightened, nervous and scared. It's our job to take care of them technically, but more importantly, it's our job as well to help them get through this emotionally.
Shear Selflessness From Stylists, Donors
Eight years of cutting hair at the Wendt Regional Cancer Center for Locks of Love and some things never change. Volunteering stylists give free cuts to people donating hair, Capri Cosmetology College offers the free use of chairs and guys join the lines of people waiting for the scissors.
Two State Cancer Programs Vie for Armstrong Grant
The Children's Cancer Fund of New Mexico and the Cancer Center at Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center are in the running to receive a grant from cyclist Lance Armstrong's foundation to bring The Creative Center: Hospital Artist in Residence Program to cancer patients in New Mexico. The Livestrong Community Impact Project provides funding to replicate successful programs at cancer centers,...
SRMC accreditation PETERSBURG - The Commission on Cancer has granted three-year accreditation with commendation to the Cancer Program at Southside Regional Medical Center.
Black Diamonds Help 'Humbling'
A group of Mon Valley women continues to team up year after year aiming to make a difference in the community, and this year they donated to several local causes, including giving $500 to Monongahela Valley Hospital. The Black Diamonds' donation to Monongahela Valley Hospital will benefit the Charles L. and Rose Sweeney Melenyzer Pavilion and Regional Cancer Center.
Free Haircuts Offered to Benefit Locks of Love
The Finley Hospital, Radio Dubuque and Dubuque area salons will host the eighth annual Locks of Love event from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, at the Wendt Regional Cancer Center. Free haircuts will be provided to people who donate their hair to Locks of Love, an organization that provides children with custom, vacuum-fitted hair prostheses. Hair loss is a common side effect for many health...
Hospitals Commit Funds to Cancer Treatment ; Stormont-Vail Part of the Network Working to Increase Options
Four hospitals in the Midwest Cancer Alliance, including Stormont- Vail HealthCare, have committed an additional $2 million to expanding treatment options for cancer patients throughout the region and providing access to cutting-edge clinical trials to patients as close to home as possible. For the past several years, Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Stormont-Vail HealthCare, Truman...
Cancer Survivor Leads Monessen Fire Company Fundrasing Campaign
New Eagle resident Kathy Cameron, a breast-cancer survivor treated at Monongahela Valley Hospital, created a local fundraiser and plans to continue it annually. Cameron encouraged the Monessen Volunteer Fire Department No. 1and its auxiliary to present cancer awareness events in October and donate the proceeds to support the hospital's Charles L. and Rose Sweeney Melenyzer Pavilion and Regional...