Cancer survivors, caregivers and healthcare volunteers gathered at the Decatur Conference Center on Thursday, June 13th, to celebrate National Cancer Survivors Day. Volunteers from Cancer Care Specialists of Illinois, Decatur Memorial Hospital, HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital, and American Cancer Society all joined to set up and welcome guests. Tara Nickerson was Master of Ceremonies. Entertainment […]
Cancer survivors, caregivers and healthcare volunteers gathered in Effingham on Thursday, June 6th, to celebrate National Cancer Survivors Day. Volunteers from Crossroads Cancer Center, St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital, American Cancer Society, and the Effingham Event Center all joined to set up and welcome guests. Entertainment was provided by local favorite J. Christopher “One Man Band.” […]
Cancer Care Specialists of Illinois has met all criteria for Laboratory Accreditation by COLA, a national healthcare accreditation organization, and has received COLA’s Laboratory Excellence Award for full compliance with all requirements. 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 […]
Come Celebrate With Us! National Cancer Survivors Day Thursday, June 13th at 6:00 pm Decatur Conference Center and Hotel 4191 W. US Route 36 Master of Ceremonies – Tara Nickerson Special Guest – Jeremy Nunes, Storyteller & Comedian Hosted by: Cancer Care Specialists Charitable Fund Decatur Memorial Hospital HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital RSVP by June […]
Pana Community Hospital and Dr. Benjamin Esparaz have planned a special luncheon on Saturday, June 1st to celebrate life. Special invitations were sent out to all people who have been treated at Pana Community Hospital with cancer. Dr. Benjamin Esparaz and Lori Holthaus, PCH Social Services Director, organized the event which begins at 11:00 am […]
Congratulations to our own Allison Beyers for being named one of the Top 10 Nurses in Central Illinois!
From the Sunday, May 12 Herald & Review – Nursing is something of a family business for Allison Beyers. “I became a nurse because my mom is a nurse and I always knew that I wanted to take care of people, therefore I followed in her footsteps,” she said. The mom of two is a […]
Cancer Care Specialists of Illinois and HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital are working together to bring comprehensive cancer services to patients in metro east region. The radiation oncology center is scheduled to open in early 2020.
Cancer Care Specialists of Illinois and HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital hold ceremonial groundbreaking for a new cancer care center in O’Fallon, IL
O’FALLON, IL – HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital and Cancer Care Specialists of Illinois held a ceremonial groundbreaking to highlight the future site of a new cancer care center that will offer comprehensive cancer services to patients in the metro east region. The radiation oncology center is expected to open in early 2020. The 31,000 square […]
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!
Cancer Care Specialists First in Downstate Illinois to Offer New Spacing Device to Benefit Prostate Cancer Patients
Decatur, IL — Cancer Care Specialists of Illinois is helping to pioneer a new tool proven to protect prostate cancer patients from the negative effects of radiation therapy. Recently, the first patient at CCSI was injected with SpaceOAR® hydrogel, the first FDA cleared spacing device to protect the rectum in men undergoing radiation therapy for […]