LifePoint most cancers heart to halt providers after shedding solely oncologist

LifePoint most cancers heart to halt providers after shedding solely oncologist

The Fauquier Well being Heart for Most cancers Care in Warrenton, Va., will stop chemotherapy and different most cancers therapy providers with the departure of its solely hematologist and oncologist on Could 7, based on Fauquier Now

About 29 sufferers at present receiving therapy on the most cancers heart, which opened in February 2020, must obtain therapy at one other facility till later this 12 months, based on the report. 

The most cancers heart is a part of Warrenton-based Fauquier Well being, which is owned by Brentwood, Tenn.-based LifePoint Well being. 

Virginia Most cancers Specialists plans to start seeing sufferers on the heart in July underneath an affiliation deal that’s nonetheless underneath closing authorized evaluation. VCS plans to increase the providers obtainable to sufferers on the heart in Warrenton, based on the report. 

Fauquier Well being CEO Chad Melton mentioned the change might be higher for sufferers in the long run, based on Fauquier Now

Learn the complete Fauquier Now article right here.