St. Anthony’s Cancer Program

St. Anthony’s Cancer Program is approved by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons. Interdisciplinary cancer conferences, along with a collaborative referral patterns, assure patients are directed to excellent care in a timely manner.

The Cancer Program at HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital is in collaboration with Crossroads Cancer Center. To earn voluntary CoC accreditation, a cancer program must meet 38 CoC quality care standards, be evaluated every three years through a survey process, and maintain levels of excellence in the delivery of comprehensive patient-centered care.  

A CoC-accredited cancer program ensures:

Receiving care at a CoC-accredited cancer program hospital such as St. Anthony’s in collaboration with Crossroads Cancer Center ensures that you will receive:

  • Quality care close to home

  • Comprehensive care offering a range of state-of-the-art services and equipment.

  • A multidisciplinary, team approach to coordinate the best cancer treatment options available.

  • Access to cancer-related information and education.

  • Access to patient-centered services such as psychosocial distress screening and navigation.

  • Ongoing monitoring and improvement of care.

  • Assessment of treatment planning based on evidence-based national treatment guidelines.

  • Information about clinical trials and new treatment options.

  • Follow-up care at the completion of treatment.

  • A cancer registry that collects data on cancer type, stage, and treatment results, and offers patient follow-up.