Cancer Treatment Centers of America is an organization which aims at attending to patients ailing from cancer in the United States of America. It has its current headquarters in Boca Raton, Florida after shifting its headquarters from Schaumburg, Illinois. CTCA uses methods like surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, and immunotherapy when taking care of cancer. Its foundation was through Richard J Stephenson who was not happy with the services that his mother received when she was ailing from cancer, and therefore he decided to open the first CTCA hospital in the year 1998.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America achieves high patients’ satisfaction regarding their services. Four of the CTCA hospitals have earned fantastic ratings and recognition by the Medicare services in America and also the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers. These CTCA hospitals include Eastern, Midwestern, Southeastern, and Southwestern.
There is a press release concerning the Cancer Treatment Centers of America. Clinical Pathways consolidates every recent cancer research, treatment exercises and recommended therapies into the Allscripts Sunrise EHR, which enables the cancer specialists to have knowledge on the kind of care and also ways of taking care of cancer patients. Clinical Pathways has improved openness and quality at the point of care by helping patients to have freedom of expressions concerning the kind of treatments that they receive. Confidence is built on patients as they can freely discuss with their clinical teams on the kind and importance of therapy they receive.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America, together with the Allscripts and NantHealth started a project together in 2016. According to Paul Black, CEO Allscripts, the project aims at achieving mutual benefits by both patients and the clinical capabilities. Chemotherapy and ordering process has been improved through continuous clinical analysis and careful medical procedures and therefore enhancing the quality of CTCA to its patients.