We’ll be with you every step of the way: from diagnosis through treatment and after-care.
A diagnosis of cancer can be an overwhelming experience. At Hutchinson Health Cancer Clinic the melding of effective cancer treatment and compassionate care for our patients is at the heart of everything we do. Hutchinson Health Cancer Clinic provides highly specialized services and care from diagnosis, to treatment, education and support.
The Care You Need, Right Here at Home
Full-Time Specialized Physician: Strengthened by our full time oncologist and experienced staff we join together to construct and implement the best treatment plan for you based on the most current research evidence and technology available. Our specialized Oncology Services means you have a full-time physician specialist available, heightening the level of care and accessibility for you.
Onsite Infusion Chemotherapy: Means more convenience and less travel for you when you’d rather stay close to home and your support network, while you receive infusion chemotherapy treatment.
Hutchinson Health is a recipient of the 2016 Guardian of Excellence Award® by Press Ganey, recognizing the efforts of the entire Cancer Clinic staff and all who support them. The Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award is a nationally-recognized symbol of achievement in health care from the industry’s leader in measuring, understanding, and improving the patient experience.
Hutchinson Health Cancer Clinic also offers Hematology and Oral Specialty Medication Care Coordination Services.
That’s part of our promise to bring advanced care and exceptional caring to you and your family.
Caring for cancer patients is a team approach that includes individual patients and their families, oncology physicians and nurses, and a team of specialized healthcare professionals focused on getting you well again.
Exceptional care means we fight the disease, but never forget that we’re caring for a person.
Mind, Body, and Spirit
Your cancer care team is committed to treating the whole person; body, mind and spirit. Our team can help you manage stress, depression, anxiety, eating or sleeping difficulty, or other common issues during your illness.
Nutrition Team: Our Nutrition Services team can help design a practical eating plan to help meet your individual needs. Many insurance plans cover the cost of meeting with a nutrition expert and may require a referral from your physician.
Support Group: If you’re looking for a Support Group, head coverings or other resources, just let us know. We’re here for you.
Patient Education: We spend the time answering your questions and insuring you have the information you need to prepare for each step of the diagnosis, treatment, and after-care process. Two excellent resources are include the National Cancer Institute (www.cancer.gov) and American Cancer Society (www.cancer.org)
Prevention: Some of the most common forms of cancer have preventative and risk reduction measures you can take to reduce your chances of developing cancer. Several of the contributing factors to common forms of cancer include smoking, secondhand smoke, obesity, lack of exercise, and various environmental factors. Read more on preventative measures you can take at Public Health (www.publichealth.org)
Making an appointment is as simple as calling our office at (320) 484-4695. We know how stressful initial diagnosis is, so we’ll make your appointment as soon as possible. We accept most insurance carriers and can walk you through any concerns about coverage. Your job is to concentrate on getting well. Although this path is new to you, we have traveled it many times and will be your guide. Our cancer care team looks forward to meeting you and beginning the journey together.