March 26, 2013
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
(SCCA) today announced the grand opening of Halvorson Cancer Center, a bold collaboration that brings national-quality cancer care to patients, families and the greater community. Located on the EvergreenHealth campus in
, the new 26,000 square-foot state-of-the-art center houses a comprehensive range of cancer care and supporting services designed to bring patients and providers together in a warm and comforting environment that eases anxiety and promotes healing.
The grand opening – slated for
Saturday, March 30
– culminates more than a year of fundraising, planning, construction, and collaboration with patients, families and providers to design a comfortable, convenient space for care and healing. The community celebration will dedicate the new center to the patients, families and surrounding community who believe in the center's promise to offer a place "
where hope lives
The community is invited to join EvergreenHealth and SCCA in celebrating the Halvorson Cancer Center, and to experience the new facility at a special open house on
Saturday, March 30
11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Visitors can take self-guided tours of the center, located at 12040 NE 128
Street at the EvergreenHealth Medical Center in
. Complimentary parking is available, and light refreshments will be served.
The collaboration between EvergreenHealth and SCCA represents a growing trend among forward-thinking healthcare organizations seeking to extend high-quality care through innovative use of collaboration. The center's cancer specialists collaborate in developing care plans to achieve optimal outcomes through a range of treatments, including chemotherapy, radiotherapy, combination therapies, surgery, palliative care, rehab, and supportive care. For patients, the center also offers increased convenience with a single registration point for all services and treatments.