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    Oncology Care

    Iroquois Memorial Hospital and Cancer Treatment Centers of America®, Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Care Program

    Iroquois Memorial Hospital (IMH) is collaborating with oncology specialists at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), Chicago to offer advanced oncology care to area residents diagnosed with all types of cancer.

    Patients receive coordinated care from both IMH and CTCA® Chicago clinicians. Through a combination of real-time videoconferencing at IMH and face-to-face visits at CTCA Chicago in Zion, Illinois, patients receive high-quality cancer care closer to home.

    Services Offered

    Below are some of the combined services available to IMH oncology patients.

    Consultation:
    Hematologic Oncology
    Medical Oncology
    Radiation Oncology
    Surgical Oncology
    Treatment options:
    Infusion Therapy
    Radiation Therapy
    Targeted Therapies
    Immunotherapy
    Clinical Trials
    Precision Cancer Treatment
    Integrative Care
    Diagnostic evaluations:
    Diagnostic Procedures
    Diagnostic Imaging
    Laboratory Tests
    Genetic and Genomic Testing

    How Telemedicine Is Delivered

    Telemedicine allows health care professionals to evaluate, diagnose and treat patients at a distance using telecommunications technology. The IMH and CTCA Chicago telemedicine program connects CTCA medical oncologists and other healthcare professionals with patients at Iroquois Memorial Hospital, using a secure system, which includes a TV monitor and camera, allowing for access to top-quality specialized clinical cancer care close to home.

    Benefits of Telemedicine

    Immediate access to medical specialists
    Closer to family and local support systems
    Less time off work
    Less time in hospital setting
    Less time in the waiting room
    Reduced transportation time or costs

    To schedule your appointment, call 815-432-7722.