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The Cancer Program of Penn Medicine Chester County Hospital

RadOncWhen the diagnosis is cancer, one of the most important decisions a person will make is where to go for treatment. Penn Medicine Chester County Hospital offers cancer patients the latest advances in cancer treatment close to home, near their family and friends.

Our patients are cared for by a highly skilled, compassionate team of cancer experts who are conveniently located in the patients' own community. Experienced in the most up-to-date procedures and cutting-edge technologies, our experts collaborate to create a multi-disciplinary, team-based approach that best meets the needs of each patient.

Cynthia Brown, RN, BSN, CBPN-IC
Breast Cancer Care Coordinator

Our cancer care team includes:

  • Cancer Data Center
  • Care Coordinators
  • Dosimetrists
  • Medical Oncologists
  • Medical Physicists
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Nutritionists
  • Oncology Nurses
  • Pathologists
  • Radiation Oncologists
  • Radiation Therapists
  • Radiologists
  • Research Nurses
  • Social Workers
  • Surgeons

Navigating the Cancer Care Process
The cancer treatment process can be a complex and confusing journey for patients and their families. We have the patient support services in place to help assist and guide our cancer patients and their families throughout their experience with the disease. Serving as a link between our patients, physicians,and services, our breast and cancer care coordinators are dedicated to providing the appropriate education, support and resources to help our cancer patients manage their care.

Accreditations

Commission on Cancer
Screening GeniePenn Medicine Chester County Hospital is a Commission on Cancer approved cancer program. Chester County Hospital has maintained approval by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons since 1978 and continues to commit itself to the Commission's high quality standards.

National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers
Screening GenieThe Breast Health Program at Penn Medicine Chester County Hospital has been granted a full, three-year accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons. Accreditation by the NAPBC is only given to those centers that have voluntarily committed to provide the highest level of quality breast care and that undergo a rigorous evaluation process and review of their performance. A breast center that achieves NAPBC accreditation has demonstrated a firm commitment to offer its patients every significant advantage in their battle against breast disease.

Affiliations

The American Cancer Society
American Cancer SocietyPenn Medicine Chester County Hospital, as part of the University of Pennsylvania Health System, and the American Cancer Society maintain a joint collaboration plan for research, supportive services for patients, and prevention/early detection programs.

LOCATIONS and CONTACT INFORMATION

Physician Referral Line: 610.738.2300

Chester County Hematology/Oncology
E. Marshall Street Medical Office Bldg.
440 East Marshall Street, Suite 201
West Chester, PA 19380
610.738.2500

Kennett Medical Campus
400 McFarlan Road, Suite 300
Kennett Square, PA 19348
610.925.4864

The Commons at Oaklands
720 West Lincoln Highway
Suite 720
Exton, PA 19341
610.269.8415

Penn Radiation Oncology
Penn Medicine Chester County Hospital
701 East Marshall Street
West Chester, PA 19380
610.431.5530

Neighborhood Health Agency
(Home Health, Outpatient Palliative Care, Hospice)
795 East Marshall Street, Suite 204
West Chester, PA 19380
610.696.6511

Cancer Care Coordinators
Penn Medicine Chester County Hospital
West Chester, PA 19380
610.431.5296 (breast cancer)
610.431.5153 (general)
610.431.5264 (general)

Research Coordinators
Director, Clinical Research
610.738.2578
Clinical Research Nurse
610.738.2515/2522

Social Workers
610-431-5389 (inpatient)
610-738-2514 (outpatient)

Cancer Data Center
610.431.5636

Last Updated: 8/6/2014