Central Florida Health Alliance Cancer Programs Receive Byers Oncology Award

Apr 11, 2016 at 11:09 am by Staff


Central Florida Health Alliance has announced that Leesburg Regional Medical Center and The Villages Regional Hospital have been awarded the Jean Byers Award for Excellence in Cancer Registration from the Florida Cancer Data System for 2015. This award acknowledges the quality, timeliness and completeness in the way cancer data is reported to the statewide cancer registry.

The award is given in honor of Jean Anne Byers, who passed away in 1996 following a long career dedicated to promoting oncology research and education in Florida.

The Cancer Programs at Leesburg Regional Medical Center and The Villages Regional Hospital are accredited by the Commission on Cancer, which indicates a commitment to meeting their high quality standards. Our partnerships with other facilities and organizations enable us to offer a full spectrum of cancer services and ensure a seamless cancer diagnosis and treatment program for cancer patients.