July 2010

Mercy Cancer Center's Participation in NCCCP Featured in Business Record

Des Moines, IA

The Mercy Cancer Center at Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines, IA, and its designation as a participant in the National Cancer Institute's Community Cancer Centers Program (NCCCP) was featured in the July 3 issue of the Des Moines Business Record. The article discussed Mercy's recent expansion of its cancer programs and what NCCCP participation will mean for Mercy's oncology patients. Richard Deming, MD, medical director of the Mercy Cancer Center, also discussed biospecimen research. An online version of the article is available at www.businessrecord.com.