Services, Testing and Treatments
Genesis offers specialty centers, testing and treatment to meet your individual needs. Our goal is to provide quality care, at the right time, in the right place. And we do so with compassion for the journey you are taking.
Centers and services
Genesis has two centers, two additional services and a boutique for post-cancer treatment needs all dedicated to your needs throughout your care. These are the Breast Care Center, Cancer Care Center, Inpatient Care, Palliative Care and the Women’s Boutique.
Breast Care Center
The Genesis Breast Care Center offers diagnostic testing including mammograms, ultrasound and ultrasound-guided biopsies. We have a board-certified breast surgeon, nurse practitioner and trained, compassionate staff to provide you expert care. We see patients with cancer and benign breast conditions at this location in the Genesis HealthPlex.
Cancer Care Center
The Genesis Cancer Care Center is attached to Genesis Hospital and offers everything you need in one location. The care you receive at the Cancer Care Center includes medical oncology, radiation oncology, chemotherapy infusion, on-site laboratory, on-site pharmacy, the Genesis Women’s Boutique, patient financial counselors, spiritual care and pet therapy. For your convenience, the hospital cafeteria, gift shop and Lobby Bistro are just a short walk via a glass-enclosed hallway.
The Genesis Inpatient Care team has oncology-trained chemotherapy-certified nursing staff to care for you in the inpatient setting should you need that level of care. The inpatient team is here to assist if you should need to be admitted for symptom management, chemotherapy infusions and post-surgery care.
Genesis has an on-site Palliative Care clinic within the Cancer Care Center. We have board-certified physicians in Palliative Care who are experts in managing symptoms for those with serious and chronic illness. Our team offers comfort for patients and their families at any age or stage of an illness.
At the Genesis Women’s Boutique located in the lobby of the Cancer Care Center, you’ll discover products that can help you feel more confident and comfortable during cancer care. Trust our caring staff to understand your concerns and answer your questions. We offer certified mastectomy fitters who can help you find the best fit for you after your surgery, breast forms and shapers, bras, wigs, scarves, hats, lotions and gifts. We want to help you look and feel your best after surgery and during chemotherapy.
Testing and treatments
Genesis offers additional services to assist you through your diagnostic work-up and treatment.
Genetic testing and clinical trials
The latest in genetic testing is available for screening, diagnostics and risk determination. Trained staff are available to provide genetic testing results. We also offer clinical trials for prevention, treatment, symptom management and registry that can help in improving outcomes for cancer patients.
Cancer rehabilitation is available through physical therapy, occupational therapy, counseling and spiritual support. Our caring staff will assist you in determining which rehabilitation services may benefit you the most and help you make arrangements for these services.
Education, nutrition and support
Cancer nursing and pharmacy staff provide patient education regarding screening, diagnostics, treatment and survivorship. Nutrition support is offered through dietician consultation and education. We have spiritual support on-site and pet therapy.
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