Integrated Cancer Center Now Open to Patients
Cancer is a challenging diagnosis for anyone to receive. The Integrated Cancer Center stands ready to provide coordinated cancer care to the Tri-State area. UnityPoint Health – Dubuque Wendt Regional Cancer Center and Grand River Medical Group have partnered together in one location that is now open to patients.
By working together in one location, the Integrated Cancer Center will enhance overall patient care, including expediated communication and coordination among providers for an unmatched patient care experience.
This partnership equips patients, caregivers and cancer survivors with support services, expert clinical staff and multi-disciplinary care including genetic counseling, nurse navigators, oncology rehabilitation and support groups to assist in their cancer treatment journey and beyond.
The medical oncology team at Grand River Medical Group are leaders in chemotherapy and Finley’s Wendt Regional Cancer Center are experts in radiation therapy and cancer support services. By combining these two storied cancer programs together, in one location, the Integrated Cancer Center will continue leading cancer care in the Tri-State area yesterday, today and tomorrow.
“The Integrated Cancer Center builds on the experience of two cancer care leaders. Bringing health care teams with decades of cancer care experience together under one roof will provide an unmatched care experience for patients in the Tri-State area.” said Chad Wolbers, President and CEO, UnityPoint Health – Dubuque. “The latest cancer treatment and technology paired with multidisciplinary support services in one location is the gold standard for anyone who needs to navigate through a cancer journey.”
“The medical oncology patient experience now available for patients at the Integrated Cancer Center surpasses what has been possible previously. A new day in cancer care is here to stay,” said Justin Hafner, CEO, Grand River Medical Group.