Seattle (October 8, 2020) – Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), the only National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)-designated cancer center in Washington state, has been selected as an authorized treatment center to offer brexucabtagene autoleucel, also known by the brand name Tecartus™. It is the first and only chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed or refractory mantle cell lymphoma (MCL).
Seattle, September 8, 2020 – Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), committed to delivering patient-centered, high-quality cancer care as the only NCCN-designated cancer center in Washington State, announced that members of its clinical nursing staff will participate in 10 poster presentations during the 2020 Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Bridge Virtual Conference. The meeting is being held September 8, 10, 15 and 17, 2020.
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance doctors, physician assistants and nurse practitioners are represented in 21 practice areas.
SEATTLE – August 3, 2020 – Seattle Met, a monthly magazine that reports on Seattle politics, arts and community, released its annual Top Doctors list today, featuring 68 Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) doctors, physician assistants and nurse practitioners.
The 15th annual list of the best health practitioners in the Seattle area showcases providers in 80 practice areas, as voted on by their peers. A total of 920 providers appear on the list.
Seattle – July 28, 2020 – UWMC/Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), part of Washington state’s only National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated comprehensive cancer center, has been recognized as the 9th Best Cancer Hospital for 2020-21 by U.S. News & World Report, and the only ranked number one cancer hospital in the Pacific Northwest for more than ten years.
SEATTLE -- July 26, 2020 -- We are aware of the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance employee who attended the local protest and have reached out to her to ensure that she is safe. We were able to confirm that she was wearing a mask while helping others.
Seattle (July 8, 2020) – Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) announced that Paula Rosput Reynolds will
become chair of its Board of Directors. Reynolds takes the helm of the SCCA board from Karen Glover,
who served as chair since 2018.
Seattle (July 6, 2020) – Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) announced the beginning of construction on its South Lake Union (SLU) campus to add a new six-story, 150,000 square-foot outpatient cancer treatment clinic.
Bellevue, Washington (July 1, 2020) – The joint cancer treatment program between Overlake Medical Center & Clinics and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), which was announced Jan. 16, 2020, launches today, July 1. This affiliation brings nationally renowned cancer care and collaborative, leading-edge treatment options to the heart of Puget Sound's Eastside.
Seattle, Washington (June 24, 2020) - At Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), our values are rooted in continuously striving to create a health care system for our patients and staff that is safe, effective, patient-centered, timely, efficient and equitable.
Seattle, Washington (June 17, 2020) – Genitourinary cancer specialists from Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, University of Washington School of Medicine, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Weill Cornell Medicine have published an article, “Reconsidering the Trade-offs of Prostate Cancer Screening,” in the New England Journal of Medicine on the long-term benefits of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening for prostate cancer in men.