Cancer Treatment Centers of America uses a multidisciplinary approach assigning each patient a team of specialist to treat the disease. This approach addresses the physical, mental, and emotional well being of the patient, and https://twitter.com/cancercenter?lang=en.
Their traditional therapies are chemotherapy, hormone therapy, radiation, genomic testing, immunotherapy, and surgery. With the traditional therapies, Cancer Center of America provides a number of supportive therapies to help the patient cope with having cancer. They provide talk therapy, guide imagery, laughter therapy, breathing and relaxation exercises, counseling, support groups, nutrition therapy, pain management, and spiritual support.
About 25 years ago Cancer Treatment Center of America was one of the first to offer traditional an alternative and integrative therapies to patients. These extra services like naturopathic medicine, acupuncture, physical and occupational therapy, yoga, music therapy, and massage were uncommon therapies.
When patients fill out a questionaire about their symptoms, their care team finds the right therapies to help them. Research studies have shown that patients benefit from these alternative treatments, and CTCA’s lacrosse camp.
Recently the Cancer Center of America Midwestern Medical Center was given a five star rating. It was rated by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The center was scored on patient safety, readmission, medical imaging, mortality, and effectiveness of care provided.
Another program they have developed is aimed at reducing cancer patients addiction to opioid use. They have teamed with Parcira Pharmacueticals to address this issue. The program will educate the patient about alternatives drugs available, educate medical community about proper use of alternative and opoids, and try to provide alternative as a replacement for opooid use.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America continues to offer many different treatments to help patients effectively recover from cancer, and more information click here.