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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®...

Jan 25, 2012, 10:00 ET
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Cancer Patients Suffer Needlessly From Lack of Nutritional Support

Wholesome Temptation™ a new self-help cookbook from Cancer Treatment Centers of America offers nutritious, RD-created recipes to help...

Dec 21, 2011, 16:00 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) Celebrates the Grand Opening of a New Surgical Center

CTCA at Midwestern embraces a new age of innovation, serving more patients and accommodating more breakthrough procedures Community and...

Dec 20, 2011, 09:46 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) Delivers Innovative New Radiation Treatment During Surgery

One single dose of IORT on Novac7 provides shorter treatment times Cancer Treatment Centers of America® at Midwestern Regional Medical...

Nov 29, 2011, 11:58 ET

Cancer Treatment Centers of America Joins Translational Oncology Research International Network

Hospitals expand research program offering patients access to promising clinical trials Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) has...

Sep 22, 2011, 09:01 ET

Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Philadelphia Named Among the Top 100 Hospitals for Patient Experience by WomenCertified®

New Research Helps Female Consumers Make Educated Healthcare Decisions WomenCertified®, the collective voice of the female consumer and a...