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Seattle Cancer Care Alliance/University of Washington Medical Center Named Among Best in the Nation for Adult Cancer Care

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance/University of Washington Medical Center has been named as one of the top five Best Hospitals in the Nation for Adult Cancer Treatment by U.S. News & World Report for 2015-2016.
23-Jul-2015 5:05 PM EDT

Fred Hutch Bone Marrow Transplant Program at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Recognized Nationally for Outstanding Survival Rates

The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Bone Marrow Transplant Program at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) was recently recognized for outperforming its anticipated one-year survival rate for allogeneic transplant patients. The new performance...
26-Jan-2015 9:00 AM EST

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Awards Community Health Improvement Grants to Local Nonprofits

Inspired by its Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) 2012-2015 report, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) recently launched a health improvement grant program. The new community program addresses specific cancer screening, early detection, and...
5-Jan-2015 9:00 AM EST

Katmai Oncology Group Joins Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Affiliate Network

Katmai Oncology Group has joined the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) Network to become its eleventh affiliate in the greater Northwest. The affiliation will expand local access to cancer treatment options and help foster advances in cancer care.
9-Dec-2014 11:00 AM EST

Tomosynthesis Improves Cancer Detection in Women with Dense Breast Tissue

As of October 2014, 19 states have enacted laws requiring women to be directly informed if they have dense breasts and would benefit from supplemental screening. However, the recommended type of supplemental screening for women with dense breasts...
28-Oct-2014 5:00 AM EDT

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance to Provide Mammograms at Seattle Remote Area Medical (RAM)

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) is participating in the Seattle/King County Clinic with Remote Area Medical (RAM). The team will be offering free mammogram and cancer screening services with instantaneous results. More than 50 health, human...
22-Oct-2014 1:50 PM EDT

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Named Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality

Today Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) was recognized as a ‘Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality’ by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation in its 2014 Healthcare Equality Index. The annual survey encourages equal care for LGBT Americans,...
15-Oct-2014 12:00 PM EDT

5th Annual Healthy for the Holidays

5th Annual Healthy for the Holidays is an educational event for cancer patients and survivors as well as caregivers, friends, family and health care professionals. The program is hosted by Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Survivorship Program...
13-Oct-2014 11:00 AM EDT

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Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Develops Helpful Tool to Simplify Breast Cancer Prevention and Screening Guidelines

Dr. Larisa Korde, a breast oncology expert from SCCA, is available to discuss screening guidelines, breast health, and what women can do to lower their breast cancer risk.
6-Oct-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Develops Helpful Tool to Simplify Colorectal Cancer Prevention and Screening Guidelines

7-Mar-2014 4:00 PM EST

Oncologist Available to Discuss Diseases Afflicting Deceased Screenwriter Nora Ephron

27-Jun-2012 11:30 AM EDT

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