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Blue Ridge Cancer Care Achieves Certification Through ASCO’s Patient-Centered Cancer Care Pilot

10/04/2022

Roanoke, VA – Blue Ridge Cancer Care has achieved certification through the Association for Clinical Oncology’s (ASCO) Patient-Centered Cancer Care Certification pilot based on its adherence to oncology medical home (OMH) standards, a single set of comprehensive, expert-backed standards for patient-centered care delivery. Published by the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Community Oncology Alliance (COA), these... Read More

Blue Ridge Cancer Care’s Goldschmidt Presents Data on Managing Hematological Events

1/13/2022

Blue Ridge Cancer Care’s Goldschmidt Presents Data on Managing Hematological Events Studies have shown that administering trilaciclib prior to chemotherapy can reduce myelosuppression and improve health-related quality of life. Jerome Goldschmidt, MD, said future studies will look at how it interacts with immunotherapy. What is an abstract involving patients with small cell lung cancer (SCLC) doing at a... Read More

Dr Kochenderfer - Understanding Pancreatic Cancer

10/06/2021

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Blue Ridge Cancer Care To Participate in Patient Centered Cancer Care Pilot

9/14/2021

New Certification Pilot Focuses on Patient-Centered Cancer Care, Equips Practices with Evidence-based Approach to Value-based Care Delivery   Alexandria, Virginia –Today, the Association for Clinical Oncology (the Association) launched the ASCO Patient-Centered Cancer Care Certification, a new pilot that certifies outpatient oncology group practices and health systems that meet a single set of comprehensive, expert-backed standards for patient-centered... Read More

Blue Ridge Cancer Care Adds Research Institute

6/25/2021

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) - Roanoke’s Blue Ridge Cancer Care is affirming its commitment to clinical research by establishing a new research institute. While the institute title is new, their work in cancer research is not. Blue Ridge Cancer Care has been treating cancer patients for more than 40 years and has 15 dedicated staff members working on clinical... Read More

Blue Ridge Cancer Care Announces the Establishment of The Research Institute at Blue Ridge Cancer Care

6/15/2021

Blue Ridge Cancer Care Announces the Establishment of The Research Institute at Blue Ridge Cancer Care The Research Institute will continue to advance clinical research in Southwest VA.   Roanoke, VA (6/15/2021) — Blue Ridge Cancer Care (BRCC), a premier cancer care center with more than 40 years of experience providing service to patients battling cancer and blood diseases, has established The... Read More

Blue Ridge Cancer Care announces the launch of Phase I clinical trials in Southwest VA

9/23/2020

Blue Ridge Cancer Care announces the launch of Phase I clinical trials in Southwest VA Practice leads the way in bringing promising new and advanced treatment options to patients in Southwest Virginia   Roanoke, VA  9/22/2020 — Blue Ridge Cancer Care (BRCC), a premier cancer care center with more than 40 years of experience providing service to patients battling cancer and... Read More

“A Cure for Cancer? We’re Closer Than You Think” Article from OurHealth with BRCC Oncologists

10/12/2018

While it’s scary and confusing, cancer is no longer the death sentence it used to be. Medical experts at cancer centers in the Roanoke and New River valleys are playing a significant role in helping find a cure for this dreaded disease. It’s the word we speak in hushed tones, no one wanting to say it... Read More

BRCC Doctors Featured in WDBJ’s “Your Family Matters: Crushing Cancer”

10/04/2018

Watch WEBJ's feature Your Family Matters: Crushing Cancer where BRCC's own Jolee Preston, MSN, NP-C and Jerry Goldschmidt, M.D. are interviewed. Watch the story here.  Read More

Some Women May be Able to Skip Chemo for Cancer Treatment

6/18/2018

Dr. William Fintel commented recently on a study that has found that some women diagnosed with the early stages of one common form of breast cancer might not need chemotherapy as part of treatment. Read the full article > Read More