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Our medical oncologists and nurse practitioners are involved in the care of cancer patients in East Central Indiana. In addition to Delaware County, oncology services are provided at Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Cancer Center at Forest Ridge in New Castle.
Our clinicians participate in cooperative group and pharmaceutical sponsored clinical trials, which bring highly advanced cancer care to the patients we serve. In addition to our highly trained medical oncologist's, Medical Oncology/Hematology also has on staff two nurse practitioners that provide care and direction for cancer patients.
Download printable Medical Oncology Brochure.
Oncology Inpatient Unit
Patients admitted to the Inpatient Oncology Unit on 5-North are cared for by a specially trained Cancer team, put together to meet the needs of patients and their family. If your friends or relatives have colds, flu symptoms or other infectious diseases, we ask that they avoid visiting the hospital until they are better. Please check in at the nurses station to receive special permission and/or equipment to enter patient rooms.
The Oncology Inpatient Unit ensures quality patient care by promoting the highest professional standards of oncology nursing. We provide cancer treatment and symptom management to our patients while preserving the dignity and self-worth of our patients and their family.
To contact the Oncology Inpatient Unit, please call 765.747.3392.