CHI has created its own model for Breast Centers of Excellence, which significantly raises the bar for breast cancer care. This model focuses on the needs of each patient, the use of evidence-based medicine in breast cancer treatment, and documentation of quality care. Our model also ensures that our patients have access to all appropriate technology, services, resources and support.
Our Breast Centers of Excellence model requires our facilities to achieve three important national certifications/accreditations. Together, these three assure a balanced approach to high-quality breast care:
More than 16 Breast Centers throughout CHI have achieved or are working toward our Breast Centers of Excellence designation.