At the Kimmel Center, you will receive care from multidisciplinary treatment teams, which include medical oncologists, surgeons, radiation oncologists, pathologists, radiologists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals. Working together, the members of your treatment team will ensure that you receive the best possible treatment according to your individual needs and preferences.
Because our doctors and nurses typically specialize in one particular type of cancer, your care team will have a high level of expertise, experience, and knowledge of the disease type you have.
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Nursing at the Kimmel Center
Nurses are key members of your treatment team and provide a wide range of services, such as administering therapies, monitoring your treatment and watching out for side effects, educating you and your family about what to expect during treatment, and offering emotional support. Nurses also help coordinate your appointments, communicate information to other members of your patient care team, and keep track of details related to your treatment.
Our nursing staff is committed to providing exceptional and compassionate care, placing your needs and preferences first.