Central Maine Medical Center's Comprehensive Cancer Center is approved and accredited by the Commission on Cancer.
The accreditation recognizes CMMC's commitment to cancer patients and to the community. This is demonstrated by the scope of cancer services and care offered, and through the hospital's program of quality studies and implemented changes that improve access to care and patient outcomes.
CMMC received the highest level of accreditation, with a commendation as a Community Hospital Comprehensive Care Program.
Hematology-Oncology Associates is recognized by the QOPI certification program, which is an affiliate of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and its Quality Oncology Practice Initiative. The QOPI certification program provides a three-year certification for outpatient hematology oncology practices that meet high standards for quality cancer care.
The Cynthia A. Rydholm Cancer Treatment Center is approved by the Radiation Oncology Practice Accreditation program. This approval entails an impartial peer review and evaluation of patient care at radiation therapy facilities, including each service's personnel, equipment, treatment planning, record keeping, patient-safety policies, and quality management.
The Sam and Jennie Bennett Breast Care Center is accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a consortium of organizations dedicated to the improvement of quality care and outcomes for patients with diseases of the breast. ANPBC evaluates individual breast care centers by considering 17 program components, as well as numerous standards of care.