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After undergoing a rigorous on-site review of its comprehensive cancer services, Saint Agnes Medical Center received yet another three-year approval by the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons. Areas that received commendations include:
Cancer-related quality improvements
Clinical trials accruals
Prevention and early detection programs
National Cancer Database submissions met quality criteria for each year between surveys
Cancer education for Cancer Registry staff
Approval by the CoC is given only to facilities that have voluntarily committed to provide the best in diagnosis and treatment of cancers.