May 2012

St. Rose Joins Midwest Cancer Alliance

Great Bend, KS

Local cancer patients will benefit form a new partnership between St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center, Great Bend, KS, and the Midwest Cancer Alliance, a regional organization that provides local access to the latest advancements in cancer care. Patients at the Heartland Cancer Center, part of the St. Rose family, can now participate in national protocols through the University of Kansas Cancer Center, as well as Phase I and Phase II clinical trials and research. Patients will also be able to get second opinions, via telemedicine, without leaving Great Bend. St. Rose is the newest of 16 Midwest Cancer Alliance members throughout Kansas and western Missouri.