Indiana University Health Bedford's oncology program was established in 1988. It has been accredited by the American College of Surgeons since 1995.
Our oncologist is board certified in oncology and hematology. Our nursing staff have completed an intensive chemotherapy/biotherapy course. We participate in clinical trials under Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital's research umbrella. Therefore, offering our patients the cutting edge in the treatment of cancer.
We have a cancer registry program with a certified registrar who tracks our cancer statistics and follows our cancer patients. Monthly tumor boards are held where all disciplines can participate in discussion and treatment planning for cancer patients.
- Digital Mammography
- Inpatient Oncology
- Outpatient Chemotherapy
- Infusion PET CT
- Support Groups
- Sentinel Node Biopsy
Women’s Health Day was held on Saturday, June 15, 2013, from 9 to 11 a.m., offering free breast and pelvic exams and reduced cost pap smears and digital screening mammograms.
Terri Kimbley, NP, was the health care provider assisting in the exams. Supportive staff included Oncology nurses Jennifer Wadsworth, RN, and Laura Ohl, RN, OCN, and mammography technician Lisa Jones.
Nine women participated in the event. A total of 6 pap smears and 7 mammograms were administered, and all results were normal.