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Hematology - Oncology > Oncology Clinic
 
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Oncology Clinic

Excellence in oncology and hematology
WRNMMC partners with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to offer state-of-the-art clinical research trials for cancer treatment. As a patient, you will have access to research protocol and standard treatment options. By working with the NCI, WRNMMC is able to offer more than the traditional options for treatment.

Oncology certified nursing staff
  • Chemotherapy and oncology certified nursing staff meets the national standards in oncology and shows commitment to patient care.
  • Education of patients and their caregivers in all topics related to treatment and quality of life is a major nursing priority.
Primary nursing care throughout treatment
  • Your primary care nurse -
    • Builds a personal relationship with you,
    • Has a thorough knowledge of your medical history,
    • Is highly experienced in crisis management, and
    • Will teach you about your disease, treatment options and quality of life issues.
Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC)
  • PICC lines are venous access devices that can be placed in an outpatient setting.
  • Staff nurses are certified in PICC placement.
Onsite chemotherapy pharmacy for
  • Treatment prescriptions.
  • Treatment and medication educational information.
Onsite laboratory
  • Lab staff knows you and your specific needs, and
  • Is highly skilled in venipunctures.
  • Your lab results are available immediately.

Contact

Location
Building: 19 Floor:3
Parking is located in the America Garage/Bldg 63.

Phone
Appointments: (301) 319-2101
Front Desk: (301) 319-2100
TRIAGE Nurse : (301) 319-2175

Hours of Operation
Monday thru Friday
0730 - 1600