Dana-Farber Cancer Care Collaborative
Excellence in Cancer Care
Imagine getting world-class cancer care right here in Maine. We’re working hard to give you just that. Northern Light Cancer Care is a member of the Dana-Farber Cancer Care Collaborative.
Committed to excellence
Northern Light Cancer Care became a member of the Dana-Farber Collaborative by demonstrating a commitment to excellence in cancer care, and by meeting a wide variety of standards and best practices.
Dana-Farber clinical trials opening in Maine
Our patients have access to many cutting edge Dana-Farber clinical trials at the Lafayette Family Cancer Institute.
The only Dana-Farber affiliated health system in Maine
Bone marrow and stem cell transplant patients are co-managed by Northern Light Cancer Care and Dana-Farber, ensuring local follow-up care and less travel. Our physicians, nurses, and support staff stay up-to-date with the latest advances in cancer research and treatment with personalized education from Dana-Farber experts.
Priority appointments at Dana-Farber in Boston
Northern Light Cancer Care patients who could benefit from a second opinion or further treatment at Dana-Farber in Boston may get an appointment within two business days. Patients who have complex cancers can also benefit from remote review of their care by Dana-Farber experts in Boston.
It’s just one more example of how we at Northern Light Health are always striving for better.
Learn more about our collaboration here.