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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...

Sep 22, 2011, 09:00 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America® at Midwestern Regional Medical Center Named Among the Top 100 Hospitals for Patient Experience by WomenCertified®

WomenCertified®, the collective voice of the female consumer and a trusted referral source for top businesses and brands identified among...

Aug 03, 2011, 11:05 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America Breaks Ground on Georgia Hospital With Hundreds of Patients, Community

More than 500 people welcomed Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) to the Southeast during a groundbreaking ceremony today in Newnan, Ga....

Jun 28, 2011, 10:41 ET
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Clinical Research Heats Up in Philadelphia

Cancer Treatment Centers of America is one of just five hospitals in the U.S. to offer study using Deep Tissue Hyperthermia Cancer patients with...

Jun 09, 2011, 11:00 ET

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Midwestern Regional Medical Center Receives HealthGrades Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ for Second Consecutive Year

HealthGrades study suggests 91 percent of patients would definitely recommend CTCA at Midwestern to friends and family Cancer Treatment Centers...

Nov 17, 2010, 11:00 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Midwestern Regional Medical Center Receives 'Gold Standard' in Accreditation for its Breast Cancer Program

Three-Year Full Accreditation designated by National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at...

Oct 28, 2010, 10:15 ET

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Midwestern Regional Medical Center Partners with the Chicagoland Area Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®

Partnership will provide Chicagoans comprehensive breast cancer prevention and treatment education  Cancer Treatment Centers of America...

Aug 18, 2010, 11:00 ET

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® at Midwestern Regional Medical Center Receives HealthGrades Outstanding Patient Experience Award

CTCA takes the patient experience to an even higher level with the launch of Patient Empowered Care(SM) Cancer Treatment Centers of America®...

Jul 15, 2010, 16:25 ET
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Treatment Environment, Health Literacy May Improve Cancer Outcomes

After a successful pilot program in October 2009, Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) is introducing an innovative approach to cancer...

Mar 17, 2010, 09:41 ET
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Novac7 Gives Hope in Single Radiation Dose at Cancer Treatment Centers of America. (PRNewsFoto/Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Eastern Regional Medical)[MI]
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 03/16/2010

Radiation Breakthrough Gives Breast Cancer Patients Hope in Single Dose

Technology never before offered in the U.S. that allows patients to receive one dose of radiation during surgery, as opposed to the current...

Nov 18, 2009, 10:36 ET
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CTCA will be the first hospital in the country to offer Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT) using the Novac7 from Italy. (PRNewsFoto/Cancer Treatment Centers of America)[AL]
 PHILADELPHIA, PA UNITED STATES
 11/18/2009

Radiation Breakthrough Gives Breast Cancer Patients Hope in Single Dose

Cancer Treatment Centers of America will be First in Country to Offer New Technology from Italy A radiation breakthrough to treat breast...

Jun 25, 2009, 16:32 ET

Minor League Baseball Teams Aim to Strike Out Cancer

Baseball Fans and Players Stroll the Bases in Honor of Loved Ones Touched by Cancer Baseball fans throughout the Mid-Atlantic States can be part...