The Breast Center at The Dyson Center for Cancer Care at Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., has been named a recipient of the Womens Choice Award as one of Americas Best Breast Centers by WomenCertified, acknowledging its dedication to providing exceptional patient care and treatment.
We are honored to be recognized as one of the best breast cancer centers in the nation, Sandi Cassese, RN, MSN, CNS, vice president of oncology services at Health Quest, the health system that includes Vassar Brothers, said in a news release. The Breast Center is founded upon the highest standards of evidence-based medicine and we provide the highest level of comprehensive services for our patients.
Breast cancer is the second most common form of cancer among American women, according to the American Cancer Society.
The Breast Center earned the award from WomenCertified, which recognizes businesses across the country with the goal of helping women to make informed choices, by meeting the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers standards from the American College of Surgeons.
The NAPBC is a consortium of national professional organizations focused on breast health and dedicated to the improvement of quality care and outcomes of patients with diseases of the breast.
Breast care is extremely vital to womens health and we want them to know that The Breast Center at The Dyson Center for Cancer Care has met the highest standards in caring for the needs of their female patients, Delia Passi, CEO and founder of WomenCertified, said in the release.