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Ascension / Affinity Network

Annual Case Load

St. Elizabeth and Mercy Medical have been leaders in providing quality health care to Wisconsin residents, especially the underserved. We offer a broad variety of patient focused oncology services and deliver compassionate, quality health care for the entire family.

Contact Info

1506 South Oneida Street
Appleton, WI 54915-1397
United States


Phone (920) 738-2000
www.affinityhealth.org





Network Members

Mercy Medical Center
500 South Oakwood Road
Oshkosh, WI
www.affinityhealth.org


St. Elizabeth Hospital
1506 South Oneida Street
Appleton, WI
www.affinityhealth.org


Commission on Cancer

Available Services

  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Radiation Oncology Services
  • Systemic Therapy Services
  • Clinical Trial Information Available to Patients
  • Psychosocial and Supportive Services
  • Support Groups
  • Rehabilitation Services
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Education Programs
  • Healthy Lifestyle Programs
  • American Cancer Society Services
  • Nutrition Services
  • Screening and Early Detection Programs
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Diagnostic Imaging

  • Digital Radiography for Mammography
  • Fluorescence Bronchoscopy
  • Mammography
  • Magnetic Resonance (MR) Mammography
  • Ultrasound
  • Angiography
  • Computerized Axial Tomography Scan (CT)
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Positron Emission Tomography Scan (PET)
  • Stereotactic Guided Biopsy
  • Breast Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI) (by referral)
  • Positron Emission Mammography (PEM) (by referral)
  • Echocardiography
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Bronchoscopy

Radiation Oncology Services

  • Brachytherapy - High Dose Rate (HDR)
  • Electron Beam
  • External Beam Radiation Therapy
  • Radiosurgery to treat brain tumors
  • Robotic radiosurgery system (by referral)
  • Hyperthermia (by referral)
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Proton Beam (by referral)
  • 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
  • Brachytherapy - Low Dose Rate (LDR)
  • Computerized Treatment Planning
  • HDR Radiation Therapy System (by referral)
  • Linear Accelerator
  • Systemic Radioisotopes (by referral)
  • Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT) (by referral)

Systemic Therapy Services

  • Infusion Center with Chemotherapy
  • Chemoembolization
  • Hormone Therapy
  • Immunotherapy

Clinical Trial Information Available to Patients

  • Brochures/Pamphlets
  • Patient information packets
  • Research Coordinator/Nurse

Psychosocial and Supportive Services

  • Caregiver and Family Counseling
  • Case Management and/or Patient Navigation
  • Community Resource Coordination (e.g. transportation, financial resources)
  • Hospice
  • Lodging Assistance
  • Patient Resource Center or Library
  • Pastoral Care
  • Psycho-Education to Enhance Coping Skills
  • Adjustment to Illness Counseling
  • Advanced Care Planning
  • Bio-Psychosocial Assessment
  • Facilitation of Patient/Family, Provider Communication
  • Fertility Counseling (by referral)
  • Home Care Program
  • Inpatient Psychiatric Consult (by referral)
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Outpatient Psychiatric Care
  • Pain and Palliative Care Program
  • Sexuality Counseling
  • Support and Education Related to Parenting through Cancer
  • Survivorship Program
  • Wellness Program

Support Groups

  • Caregiver Support Group (by referral)
  • General Cancer Support Group (by referral)
  • Loss/Bereavement Support Group (by referral)
  • Young Adult Support Group (by referral)
  • Lung Cancer Support Group (by referral)
  • Prostate Cancer Support Group (by referral)
  • Breast Cancer Support Group (by referral)
  • Colorectal Cancer Support Group (by referral)

Rehabilitation Services

  • Lymphedema Program
  • Exercise Therapy
  • Prosthetic Services (by referral)
  • Speech and language pathology
  • Stomal Services/Wound Care Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Aromatherapy
  • Lifestyle and Weight Management Programs
  • Massage Therapy
  • Reflexology (by referral)

Surgical Procedures

  • Ultrasonic Surgical Aspiration (by referral)
  • Limb Perfusion (by referral)
  • Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (by referral)
  • Robotic Assisted Procedures
  • Intraoperative Radiation Therapy
  • Cryosurgery (by referral)
  • Microwave Ablation (by referral)
  • Catheter based Partial Breast Irradiation (ex: Mammosite)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

Education Programs

  • Breast
  • Cervix (by referral)
  • Colorectal
  • Lung
  • Prostate (by referral)
  • Skin (by referral)
  • General Cancer

Healthy Lifestyle Programs

  • Nutritional Dietary Education Program
  • Smoking Cessation Program
  • Exercise Program
  • Weight Control Program

American Cancer Society Services

  • Transportation Services (by referral)
  • Cancer Resource Center
  • Hope Lodge (by referral)
  • I Can Cope (by referral)
  • Lodging Services (by referral)
  • Look Good... Feel Better
  • Patient Navigator Program (by referral)
  • Reach to Recovery - Breast Cancer (by referral)
  • Road to Recovery (by referral)

Nutrition Services

  • Screenings or assessments for nutrition-related concerns
  • Nutritional counseling and education
  • Cooking classes and seminars
  • Registered dieticians that specialize in working with cancer patients

Screening and Early Detection Programs

  • Low-dose