Becker's Hospital Review, the leading source of cutting-edge business and legal information for healthcare industry leaders, has been publishing rankings since 2012. Hospitals and cancer centers that are selected are leading the charge in cancer treatment and research. The list includes institutions with busy research institutes, multiple clinical trials and safety designations that exceed national benchmarks.
Orlando Health UF Health Cancer Center treats more than 80,000 patients annually. In 2017, the Cancer Center conducted more than 66 clinical trials and enrolled nearly 4,000 patients. With one of only 24 proton centers in the United States, the Cancer Center is also the only institution in central Florida to hold the Florida Cancer Center of Excellence Award. The Cancer Center expanded its reach this year with the opening of new facilities in the Dr. Phillips-area and Ocoee.