Oncology Care Center

Inpatient Services

The Oncology Department provides oncology care through unit RN staff who are ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy Certified with 31% as OCN (Oncology Certified Nurse). Chemotherapy/biotherapy RN certification is maintained through an annual skills/competency lab.

The UMC Oncology Care Center with a capacity of 28 patients is designed to provide quality patient care requiring health care services by prevention and/or treatment of any oncology/hematology illness and by the detection and treatment of complications related to these illnesses. The staff assists the patients with care, teaching, emotional support, and coping skills, independence and provides a cancer survivor support group for patients, families, and friends.