Coborn Cancer Center
Coborn Cancer Center provides comprehensive care and an extensive range of treatment options to support cancer patients and their families. The center is the first program in the United States to become a member of the Mayo Clinic Cancer Care Network.
Why choose Coborn Cancer Center?
Coborn Cancer Center is a regional cancer center of the highest quality with program certification of Commendation and an Outstanding Achievement Award as a Community Hospital Comprehensive Cancer Program from American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. Less than 10% of Commission on Cancer accreditation programs receive the Outstanding Achievement Award. Approximately 15% of cancer programs in the U.S. have earned this commendation. Only 30% of all hospitals are accredited by the Commission on Cancer and 70% of cancers are treated at these hospitals.
Our skilled professionals deliver outstanding clinical outcomes and a superior patient experience. This is accomplished through:
- access to all the latest cancer screenings, diagnostic tests and treatments;
- chemotherapy and infusion clinics at one location;
- research and clinical trials;
- ongoing monitoring of outcomes.
At Coborn Cancer Center, we monitor indicators and outcomes, and compare our results to national data. Our five-year survival rates often are better than national survival rates. Multidisciplinary clinical teams are in place to select and monitor outcomes for breast, prostate, lung and head/neck cancers. Learn more about Coborn Cancer Center's Quality Measures
Mayo Clinic Cancer Care Network
Coborn Cancer Center physicians will have enhanced access to Mayo Clinic’s evidence-based protocols, clinical care guidelines and reference materials, as well as eConsults, which give member physicians the ability to connect with a Mayo expert to get input on specific questions as they care for their patients.
Cancer Report 2013 (PDF) 27th Annual Report