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Bend Memorial Clinic Joins Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Affiliate Network

Bend Memorial Clinic (BMC) has joined the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) Network to become its tenth affiliate in the greater Northwest. The affiliation will expand local access to cancer treatment options and help foster advances in cancer...
4/3/2014 1:05 PM EDT

The War on Cancer: Are We Winning?

On Wednesday, March 26, leaders from the Alliance of Dedicated Cancer Centers will gather in Washington D.C. to discuss the war against cancer in a panel discussion led by ABC News political commentator and NPR Morning Edition contributor, Cokie...
3/18/2014 9:00 AM EDT

Screening Can Prevent More Than 90 Percent of Colon Cancer Cases. So Why Are Only 63 Percent of Americans Having Colonoscopies?

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) experts are committed to reducing the number of colon cancer deaths each year and have developed a helpful tool to simplify colon cancer prevention and screening guidelines. The ‘This One Thing Could Save Your...
3/10/2014 1:15 PM EDT

Bone Marrow Transplant Program at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Recognized for Its One-Year Survival Rates

The Fred Hutchinson Bone Marrow Transplant Program at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) was recently recognized by the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR) for outperforming its expected one-year survival rate for...
3/6/2014 4:35 PM EST

During National Cancer Prevention Month Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Encourages Adopting Simple Cancer Prevention Tactics

According to the American Cancer Society, the death rate from cancer in the U.S. has declined steadily over the past two decades. This decline translates into more than 1.3 million lives saved. Despite these encouraging gains, approximately 1.66...
2/13/2014 10:45 AM EST

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Shares Simplified Lung Cancer Prevention and Screening Guidelines Aimed at Saving Lives

Alarmingly, more than 200,000 Americans will be diagnosed with lung cancer this year and nearly 160,000 people will die of the disease. In fact, according to the American Cancer Society, lung cancer takes more lives each year than colorectal, breast...
1/6/2014 9:00 AM EST

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and UW Medicine Welcome New Hematologist and Medical Oncologist, Dr. William P. Hammond

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) and UW Medicine are pleased to announce that UW Physician Dr. William P. Hammond will join the SCCA oncology program based on UW Medicine’s Northwest Hospital & Medical Center campus. A nationally recognized...
11/26/2013 4:30 PM EST

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Leads Nation in Innovative Lung Cancer Treatment Options

Lung cancer steals more lives each year than colorectal, breast and prostate cancers combined, according to the American Cancer Society. Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) experts are dedicated to reducing this alarming statistic by developing and...
11/26/2013 10:00 AM EST

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