Cancer Care Griffith Officially Open
Significant Milestone in Cancer Care for Griffith Locals
- State-of-the-art centre, Cancer Care Griffith, now officially open
- Eliminates the need for local patients to travel to Wagga Wagga, Albury or Sydney for treatment
- Providing patients with access to bulk billed radiotherapy treatment in Griffith
Cancer Care Griffith, part of the Cancer Care Associates group, a leading provider of comprehensive regional cancer care services, is thrilled to announce the official opening of its state-of-the-art centre in Griffith. This remarkable facility represents a significant milestone in the battle against cancer, bringing cutting-edge treatments, compassionate care, and advanced technology to the local community.
Located in the heart of Griffith, the Cancer Care Griffith facility has been meticulously designed to offer a supportive and serene environment for patients and their families. The centre showcases the latest advancements in cancer care, seamlessly integrating technology, research and patient-centred care to provide an unmatched level of service.
This exceptional facility brings a multitude of benefits to the community of Griffith. Offering Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology, Oncology Pharmacy and Specialist Consulting Services, Cancer Care Griffith aims to reduce the burden of travel on patients and their families by eliminating the need for travelling long-distances to Wagga Wagga, Albury, Sydney, Canberra or Melbourne to receive specialised care. This will not only alleviate the physical and emotional strain associated with cancer treatment but also enhance the quality of life for patients and their loved ones.
Damien Williams, Chief Operating Officer, shared the crucial role of the facility, stating, “Cancer Care Griffith represents a significant advancement in cancer care for our community. Our team is dedicated to delivering the highest quality of care while ensuring that patients and their families feel supported throughout their cancer journey. We are proud to offer a comprehensive range of services in a state-of-the-art facility, combining expertise, innovation, and compassion to make a meaningful difference in the lives of those affected by cancer.”
Cancer Care Griffith will open its doors and welcome the first local patient on Thursday 8 June 2023.
Pictured, left to right: Damien Williams, COO and Grant Hearn, Patient Representative
For further information or comment please contact:
Chief Operating Officer
Cancer Care Associates Tel: 0402 806 367
About Cancer Care Associates:
Cancer Care Associates is an Australian owned comprehensive cancer care operator providing services across New South Wales and Queensland including Southside Cancer Care Centre in Miranda, Northern Beaches Cancer Care Centre in Frenchs Forest, the Riverina Cancer Care Centre in Wagga Wagga, Cancer Care Wollongong, and the soon to be opened centres in Griffith, Taree, Campbelltown, Noosa and Caboolture.
At Cancer Care Associates, our highly skilled multi-disciplinary team is committed to providing patients with the highest level of personalised care. Our local cancer clinics provide access to world-class facilities and best practice treatment protocols, close to home. Thus, ensuring patients receive the best possible support with a human, compassionate touch. Personal, supportive cancer care for body and mind.
Our patients have access to the latest Medical Oncology and Immunotherapy treatments. We also run an extensive clinical trials portfolio. Radiation Therapy services and treatment techniques provided include Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT), Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT) and Volumetric Arc Therapy (VMAT). Our ‘no wait for care’ policy is the cornerstone to our service, ensuring all therapies are delivered without joining a waiting list.