Thank you Decatur, for choosing Cancer Care Specialists as the Best Cancer Center in the Herald & Review’s 2019 Readers Poll. Congratulations to our great team who work hard everyday to continue to make sure our patients receive the best in state-of-the-art, personalized care!
New partnership gives central, southern Illinois cancer patients access to academic medical center’s world-class cancer specialists
Cancer Care Specialists of Illinois, a Decatur-based oncology practice, is the newest affiliate of the University of Chicago Medicine’s clinically integrated network that works to improve access, value and quality of care. The agreement gives CCSI’s patients expedited access to the academic medical center’s world-class experts. CCSI, a multi-specialty physician group of 20 medical, radiation […]
Rockville, MD—The Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC) has honored James L. Wade III, MD, FACP, FASCO, with the prestigious David King Community Clinical Scientist Award. Dr. Wade is an active leader in cancer research and works as both a committee chair and a board member of several NCI-sponsored national and international research organizations. Dr. […]
The Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC) has selected Dr. James Wade, III to receive the 2018 David King Community Clinical Scientist Award. “The David King Community Clinical Scientist Award recognizes active community clinical research leaders. Award winners have demonstrated leadership in the development, participation, and evaluation of clinical studies and/or are active in the development […]
Decatur, IL – The Greater Decatur Chamber of Commerce has announced the finalists for the “Entrepreneur of the Year” award, which will be presented on September 13, 2018 at the annual Chamber Awards Ceremony. The finalists in this category are Terri Chance, owner of Mister Softee, Debbie Hill, owner of Debbie’s Diner, and Dr. James […]
CCSI continues its dedication to providing patients with high quality cancer care through voluntary participation in the ASCO Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI). Our clinic in Decatur successfully participated in the Fall 2017 QOPI round and our clinics in Effingham, Centralia and Swansea will participate during Spring 2018.
CMS Announces Cancer Care Specialists of Illinois Selected for Initiative Promoting Better Cancer Care CMS Oncology Care Model attracts almost twice the expected number of physician group practices The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) today announced that it has selected Cancer Care Specialists of Illinois as one of nearly 200 physician group practices and 17 […]
2-25-16 Effingham, IL – Cancer Care Specialists of Illinois Crossroads Cancer Center Laboratory in Effingham has met all criteria for Laboratory Accreditation by COLA, a national healthcare accreditation organization. Accreditation is given only to laboratories that apply rigid standards of quality in day-to-day operations, demonstrate continued accuracy in the performance of proficiency testing, and pass […]
Cancer Care Specialists of Illinois Recertified for Cancer Care from Largest Oncology Society in United States
Feb. 23, 2016 Decatur, IL – Cancer Care Specialists of Illinois at the Cancer Care Center of Decatur has received reaccreditation by the QOPI Certification Program (QCP™), an affiliate of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). QCP builds on ASCO’s Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI®), providing a three-year certification for outpatient hematology-oncology practices that […]