SEATTLE – (Aug. 14, 2018) – Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) / University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC) is ranked among the best in the nation for adult cancer care by U.S. News & World Report for 2018-2019. In addition to receiving a ranking in the Top 10 for the 13th year in a row, SCCA/UWMC received “High Performing” ratings for colon cancer surgery and lung cancer surgery for the third consecutive year and evaluations of “very high” or “excellent” in several categories including nurse staffing and discharging patients to home.
SCCA Care team leaders are recognized by Seattle Met; their peers for delivering the best patient care
SEATTLE – (June 21, 2018) – Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) has been selected as one of only 51 certified treatment centers to offer tisagenlecleucel (also known by the brand name Kymriah™), a
SEATTLE – (May 25, 2018) – Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) announced today that it is one of eight national recipients of an Employer of Excellence award from the American Academy of Physician Assistants (PA’s) Center for Healthcare Leadership and Management. SCCA accepted the award during the American Academy of PAs’ (AAPA) Annual Conference, earlier this week in New Orleans, LA.
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SEATTLE – (April 30, 2018) – Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) recently opened the Hematologic Malignancy Genetics Clinic, which provides personalized risk assessment and follow-up care for adult patients and family members who may be at increased risk for developing hematologic malignancies due to an underlying genetic cause. The clinic is staffed by a hematologist, medical geneticist, genetic counselor, and a hematology nurse. SCCA is one of only a few cancer centers in the nation to offer this individualized care.
SEATTLE – (March 20, 2018) –The April 2018 issue of Seattle Magazine features 58 Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) oncologists and specialists as Top Doctors.
SEATTLE – (March 14, 2018) – Seattle Cancer Care Alliance announced today that the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has selected two of its oncology leaders to receive 2018 Special Awards. Nancy Davidson, MD, FASCO will receive the ASCO 2018 Allen S. Lichter Visionary Leader Award and Lecture. Julie Gralow, MD, FASCO will receive the ASCO 2018 Humanitarian Award.
SEATTLE – (March 9, 2018) – Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Medical Director F. Marc Stewart, MD received a silver “Outstanding Medical Director” award from Seattle Business magazine. The award was presented at the magazine’s ninth annual Leaders in Health Care Awards event, held in Seattle at Bell Harbor Convention Center on March 1.
SEATTLE – (January 17, 2018) Seattle Cancer Care Alliance has earned recognition by the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research® for outperforming its expected one-year survival rates for allogeneic transplant patients – those who receive donated adult blood-forming stem cells - at The Fred Hutch Bone Marrow Transplant Program at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.