Latest News from the Cancer Institute
April 23, 2015
Cancer Institute Names Registry Staff AssistantLinda Hirjak, of Dickson City, has joined the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute as a registry staff assistant. She is responsible for maintaining the Cancer Registry, assisting the Vice President of Registry Services, as well as general administrative duties. Linda has over 20 years of customer service and administrative experience. She received a…
April 8, 2015
Lackawanna Trail Student Raises $572 for Northeast Regional Cancer InstituteTaryn Matti, a senior at Lackawanna Trail High School, recently completed her senior project by raising money for the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute. Her senior project was called “Join the Pride Against Colon Cancer” to spread awareness about colon cancer which is a deadly yet preventable disease. Taryn’s project consisted of t-shirt sales…
ABOUT THE CANCER INSTITUTE
The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute is a local, non-profit organization working to ease the burden of cancer in Northeastern Pennsylvania. The three main program areas that the Cancer Institute focuses on are: community and patient services, hospital and practice support services, and cancer surveillance.
The Cancer Institute is unique in that it is an independent, exclusively local entity. This means that the organization has the flexibility to respond directly to the evolving needs of the community it serves. The Cancer Institute invests all of its resources in this region.READ MORE ›