with cancer is stressful enough. On-going treatments,
in an unfamiliar hospital in a far-away city, only add
to the anxiety. Fortunately, cancer patients in the
Murray region can reap the benefits of the most
effective treatments here at home using cancer
physicians who live in the Murray community and cancer
With early detection and prompt treatment, cancer
growth can be halted. Quality of life can be preserved.
Treatment side effects can be minimized. We have made a
major investment in the Regional Cancer Center to
insure the newest technology and specialized
cancer treatments and care are available now in Murray.
The Regional Cancer Center, located across from the
hospital's West Entrance on 9th street, offers patients
and their families hometown care from highly skilled
specialists. The hours of operation are Monday
through Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, and Friday 8:00 am
- 3:00 pm.
The vast majority of insurance plans cover cancer
treatments, but we will make arrangements for any
patient in need. If you or a family member have any
questions regarding coverage through your particular
insurer, be sure to speak with our office staff upon
your first visit.
The MCCH Regional Cancer Center was awarded a
three-year approval with commendation by the Commission
on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons. This
commendation represents the dedication and
professionalism of the staff who provide patient care.
Cancer Center - South 9th Street - (270) 762.1506