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Gibbs Cancer Center and Research Institute Honored for Excellence in the Care and Treatment of Lung Cancer Patients

Posted: Jun 29, 2015 | Posted by Kassy Perry | Comments Off on Gibbs Cancer Center and Research Institute Honored for Excellence in the Care and Treatment of Lung Cancer Patients

Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation Awards Gibbs Cancer Center and Research Institute with Designation as a Community Hospital Center of Excellence Award

SAN CARLOS, Calif. and Spartanburg, SC (June 29, 2015) –Today the Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF) awarded Gibbs Cancer Center and Research Institute (Gibbs), South Carolina, the official designation as a Community Hospital Center of Excellence. The ALCF Centers of Excellence award recognizes community hospitals for their individualized care and treatment of lung cancer patients.

“Right now 80 percent of all cancer patients are treated at community hospitals,” said Bonnie J. Addario, a stage 3B lung cancer survivor and ALCF founder. “Our multi-disciplinary, patient-centric Centers of Excellence Program raises the bar on the standard of care for lung cancer patients.”
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