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, physician led provider of Integrated Cancer Care services. The company offers a comprehensive range of cancer treatment services, focused on delivering academic quality, cost-effective patient care in personal and convenient settings. As of September 30, 2015, the company operated 182 treatment centers, including 146 centers located in 17 states and 36 centers located in seven countries in Latin America. The company holds market-leading positions in most of its domestic local markets and abroad.