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Mercy Regional Cancer Center Presents 2012 Cancer Care Annual Report
Start Date
01/11/2013
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MERCY REGIONAL CANCER CENTER PRESENTS ITS 2012 CANCER CARE ANNUAL
REPORT WITH AN EXTENSIVE FOCUS ON COLORECTAL CANCER

Port Huron, MI... Providing an in-depth review of local colorectal cancer treatment and survival statistics, St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron is pleased to present the Mercy Regional Cancer Center 2012 Cancer Care Annual Report.

The Annual Report, featuring Five-Year Cancer Survival data as it relates to the National Cancer Data Base (NCDB), can be accessed by going to the St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron website at: mymercy.us, and visiting the Cancer Section.

The report provides detailed information regarding the programs, services and accomplishments of the Mercy Regional Cancer Center as one of the area's leading providers of cancer services, screening and treatment.

"We continually work to update our advanced medical equipment and cancer services offered to patients throughout the Blue Water and Thumb communities," comments Kanu Dalal, MD, Radiation Oncologist and Co-Chair of the Mercy Cancer Committee. "We served as the premier sponsor of the 21st Annual Mercy Cancer Symposium, introduced Multidisciplinary Breast Conferences, and our Mercy Women's Health Center was named a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiologists."

"Through our extensive oncology program, St. Joseph Mercy continues to lead extraordinary cancer care," states Rebekah Smith, RN, President & CEO of St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron. "Because we are a not-for-profit hospital, we reinvest our profits back into the communities we serve through services such as our ever-expanding cancer center, while providing patients with the utmost compassion and care."

For more information about the Mercy Regional Cancer Center 2012 Cancer Care Annual Report or to request a copy of the report, please call the Mercy Cancer Registrar at 810-985-1603. To find a St. Joseph Mercy Hospital physician near you, visit SJMPH online at: mymercy.us; or call toll-free 1-888-MERCYME.

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