The Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC) awarded the UMC Southwest Cancer Center on Thursday, October 4 with an “Innovator Award” for the creation and implementation of it’s Patient and Employee Advisory Committees. Read the full write up in the ACCC’s October 5 ACCConnect Publication
on page two.
UMC’s Southwest Cancer Center in Lubbock, Texas is a nationally recognized leader in the fight against cancer. Our multi-disciplinary approach combines the expertise of Texas Tech physicians with UMC's compassionate care and technological advancements. Comprehensive cancer treatment and care is available in one facility, close to home.
The SWCC provides patients with a wide-range of treatment options, including chemotherapy, radiation therapy, surgical oncology and bone marrow transplant. Our team of physicians includes experts in medical, surgical and pediatric oncology, as well as hematological diseases. The first Bone Marrow Transplant Unit in the region was started right here at UMC, and the first clinical trials offered in the West Texas region began here, too.
At the Southwest Cancer Center, you’re in very good hands. You and your family can trust that our team will work tirelessly to treat your condition. Exceptional care today means hope for a cure tomorrow.
UMC Health System is the leader in comprehensive healthcare delivery in West Texas and Eastern New Mexico. More than 300,000 patients a year have come to expect our dedication to service and the top-tier care we provide.