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 […]
1-22-2014 Congratulations to Dr. Bassam Maalouf who is now board certified in Hematology, Medical Oncology, and Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). Dr. Maalouf was initially board certified in Internal Medicine during 2008 and recently achieved board certification in Hematology and Medical Oncology.
01-13-2014 (Decatur, IL) — Cancer Care Specialists of Central Illinois, S.C., (CCSCI) has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in both computed tomography (CT) and positron emission tomography (PET) as the result of recent reviews by the American College of Radiology (ACR). CCSCI provides CT/PET imaging services at two locations: CCSCI Main Office within […]
11-25-13 CCSCI’s 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 a rigorous on-site laboratory. COLA is a nonprofit, […]