The Palmetto Health Cancer Centers located in Columbia, South Carolina, is one of the Southeast's largest cancer programs with 3,000 patients diagnosed and treated each year. Physicians and health care professionals from Palmetto Health Richland, Palmetto Health Baptist, and the University of South Carolina, are all part of the Cancer Center multidisciplinary team approach and provide excellent care and support for patients and families. The Cancer Centers clinical services include:
- Multidisciplinary team approach
- Adult medical and surgical oncology
- Children's Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders
- Nurse Navigators
- Gamma Knife stereotactic radiosurgery
- Radiation therapy
- Support programs
The Cancer Center is approved by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (ACoS CoC) as an Integrated Network (multisite) Cancer Program. The 2013 Accreditation Award – Three Years with Commendation, singled out achievements in five standards of the ACoS CoC. To learn more about our cancer program, browse through the 2013 Cancer Program Annual Report – 2012 Statistical Year.
Our vision: To be remembered by each patient as providing the care and compassion we want for our families and ourselves.