ACS Regional Health Initiatives Representative Nikole Johnston tells
WRTA News the honor recognizes the efforts of the Radiation Oncology Department in providing outstanding cooperation in carrying out the overall mission of the American Cancer Society.
Johnston says the American Cancer Society values the Radiation Oncology Department’s efforts to provide patients with a seamless referral to programs to help meet their needs.
The local Hollidaysburg ACS office is in the East Central Division, which includes Pennsylvania and Ohio, where five Division Citation awards are divided between the two states.
Altoona Regional‘s Radiation Oncology department was one of two recipients selected in Pennsylvania.
Cancer patients in need of help can find it by calling the American Cancer Society toll-free at 1-800-227-2345.