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Jul 01, 2013, 18:13 ET

New Stem Cell Transplant Center Opens in Philadelphia

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Eastern Regional Medical Center proudly opened its new stem cell transplant center to patients...

Jun 26, 2013, 17:39 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Western Regional Medical Center Receives Accreditation from the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers

The hospital's commitment to high-quality care and multidisciplinary treatment establishes it as the only nationally accredited breast center in...

May 21, 2013, 10:23 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Eastern Regional Medical Center Receives Healthgrades 2013 Outstanding Patient Experience Award™

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Eastern Regional Medical Center (Eastern) proudly announced today that it has received the...

May 20, 2013, 11:26 ET
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New Study Identifies the Optimal Dose of Intravenous Vitamin C for Future Anticancer Clinical Trials

The use of vitamin C to treat cancer patients first became popular in the 1970s as a result of the work of Nobel Laureate Linus Pauling. ...

May 01, 2013, 14:29 ET
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CTCA at Midwestern Among First in the Country to Offer New Minimally Invasive Surgery for Deep Subcortical Brain Tumors

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) is among the first hospitals in the country to...

Apr 29, 2013, 10:00 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) Names Istvan Redei, MD, as National Director of Stem Cell Transplant and Cell Therapy

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) announced the appointment of Istvan Redei, MD, as National Director of Stem Cell Transplant and...

Apr 26, 2013, 13:56 ET
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Stephen B. Bonner Assumes New Role as CTCA Executive Chairman, Gerard van Grinsven Succeeds as President & CEO

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) announced today a change in its executive leadership as part of its ongoing commitment to...

Apr 18, 2013, 09:35 ET

Cancer Treatment Centers of America Hosts Continuing Medical Education Symposium on Advancements in Cancer Research and Treatment

CTCA REVIEW brings leading oncology physicians and researchers together to share knowledge for the continuous improvement of patient care...

Apr 15, 2013, 09:30 ET

One in Four Dissatisfied with Cancer Care Across the USA, Survey Shows

The Cancer Experience: A National Study of Patients and Caregivers, a first-of-its-kind study, commissioned by Cancer Treatment Centers of America...

Mar 26, 2013, 08:00 ET
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John Conway Named CTCA Chief Business Development Officer

Commitment to growth and expansion to be focus of new position Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) is pleased to announce that...

Jan 07, 2013, 12:07 ET

Breakthrough Ablation Procedure uses Electricity to Target Tumors with Minimal Side-Effects to Patients

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® at Midwestern Regional Medical Center is the first cancer hospital in Illinois to perform a...

Nov 16, 2012, 16:54 ET
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Scott Jones Named President and CEO by CTCA at Midwestern

 Scott Jones was promoted to president and chief executive officer by Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Midwestern Regional...

Nov 13, 2012, 10:33 ET

Cancer Treatment Centers of America Named a Top 100 Workplace by Chicago Tribune

Professional development, work life balance, and employee wellness emphasized at CTCA Cancer Treatment Centers of America®...

Oct 24, 2012, 11:33 ET

New Advance in Breast Reconstruction for Cancer Patients

Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center offers new options for breast cancer patients with Autologous Fat...

Oct 17, 2012, 09:00 ET

Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) Names Katherine Anderson, ND, FABNO as National Director, Naturopathic Medicine

Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) announced the appointment of Katherine Anderson, ND, FABNO as National Director, Naturopathic...

Sep 26, 2012, 17:57 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center Recognized as a Certified Quality Breast Center of Excellence™

CTCA at Midwestern is the only Illinois hospital to receive this high honor for providing quality care for breast cancer patients...

Aug 10, 2012, 09:14 ET
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New Study Benchmarks Factors Linked to Higher Patient Satisfaction in Cancer Care

 "Having a compassionate team of care providers" is the most important experience factor among cancer patients when rating their overall...

Jun 08, 2012, 14:00 ET
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Five-Year Cancer Survivors Celebrate Life® at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® at Midwestern Regional Medical Center

Each honored with a red-carpet welcome, symbolic tree plantings and dove release Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at...

May 22, 2012, 01:05 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Midwestern Regional Medical Center Receives HealthGrades Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ for Third Consecutive Year

HCAHPS data shows 92 percent of patients would definitely recommend CTCA at Midwestern to friends and family Cancer Treatment Centers of...

Apr 30, 2012, 14:37 ET
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New Neurosurgical Partnership Advances Patient Care at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® at Midwestern Regional Medical Center

 In a new partnership with Chicago area-based American Center for Spine and Neurosurgery (ACSN), Cancer Treatment Centers of America®...