WARWICK, R.I. – April 27, 2016 – Kent Radiation Therapy, a 21st Century Oncology affiliate, has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in radiation oncology as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Kent Radiation Therapy is the only ACR accredited radiation oncology facility in Kent County.
The ACR seal of accreditation represents the highest level of quality and patient safety. Experts in the field perform a peer-review evaluation and award the accreditation only to facilities meeting specific practice guidelines and technical standards developed by ACR.
Patient care and treatment, patient safety and quality assurance programs are among the criteria assessed. The findings are reported to the ACR Committee on Radiation Oncology Accreditation.
“We are honored that the ACR has recognized our dedication to patient care and awarded our center this accreditation,” said Angela DeRobertis, M.D., DABR, Board Certified Radiation Oncologist with Kent Radiation Therapy. “Our facility will continue to uphold the strict quality control standards that earned us the accreditation.”
Kent Radiation Therapy will hold the ACR Accreditation through March 2019.
Kent Radiation Therapy is a joint venture between Care New England and CharterCARE Health Partners.
The facility is located at 450 Toll Gate Road, Warwick, RI 02886.
For more information about our services, call (401) 732-2300 or visit www.21co.com/rhodeisland.
About 21st Century Oncology
21st Century Oncology is the largest global provider of Integrated Cancer Care services that strongly believes in fighting for patients like an army and caring for them like a family. Operating as one dream team in the crusade against cancer, the company employs or is affiliated with nearly 1,000 physicians globally to deliver the most advanced, integrated, and compassionate cancer care in personal and convenient settings. Headquartered in Fort Myers, FL, 21st Century Oncology operates 165 treatment centers, including 129 centers located in 15 U.S. states. In addition, the company operates 36 centers located in eight countries in Latin America. For more information, please visit https://www.21co.com/.