The Cancer Care Program at Marian Regional Medical Center’s Mission Hope Cancer Center is pleased to announce that it has earned the Women’s Choice Award® for the 2015 America’s Best Hospitals for Cancer Care.

This distinction is based on research from publicly available data, along with patient recommendations and satisfaction scores from cancer hospitals that have been accredited by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer; Our program is accredited as a Comprehensive Community Cancer Center. Hospitals were also recognized for having chemotherapy, radiation, and hospice services along with major research programs.  Of the more than 1,300 cancer centers that were co

nsidered for this distinction, Marian Cancer Care at Mission Hope Cancer Center is one of only 35 facilities in California to receive this designation.

“This truly prestigious award speaks to our commitment of providing quality, comprehensive cancer care to not only the women of our community, but to all Central Coast residents and their families,” said Charles J. Cova, President/CEO, Marian Regional Medical Center.  “We are proud to be acknowledged as a preferred care center, offering many services for the treatment and support of our patients throughout their cancer journey.”

Mission Hope Cancer Center represents a new level of advanced comprehensive cancer care and treatment for central coast residents and their families. It features some of the most advanced technology available and also houses dramatic improvements in patient comfort.  Our goal is to provide the most advanced cancer treatments in the country in our community without the need for travel. We are affiliated with the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, UCLA’s Translational Oncology Research International network and Translational Research Management to conducts clinical trials.

For additional information on the Women’s Choice Award, visit: http://www.womenschoiceaward.com/americas-best-hospitals-cancer-care/ .

For more information about the many programs and services of Mission Hope Cancer Center, please call 805.219.HOPE (4673) or visit www.missionhopecancercenter.com.