Salem Cancer Institute

The Salem Cancer Institute and OHSU Knight Cancer Institute have created a patient-focused alliance to ease the burden of cancer treatment for patients in the Salem area by:

  • Creating shared care protocols and offering coordinated care
  • Cooperating in tumor board discussions to determine the best treatment for individual patients¬†
  • Assigning a medical director to enhance our collaboration
  • Providing local access to clinical trials through Salem Cancer Institute, including direct access to many of the principal investigators and treatments at OHSU
  • Providing access to a OHSU medical geneticist and counselor who travel monthly to Salem Cancer Institute to provide genetic counseling
  • Creating a shared medical record to help provide seamless coordination of care

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