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    Cancer Institute Names Registry Staff Assistant

    Linda 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 Microsoft Office Specialist certificate from […]

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    TCMC Offers Free Skin Cancer Screening on Saturday, April 18th

    Free Skin Cancer Screening at TCMC in Scranton on Saturday 4/18 from 9am-Noon! Call 570-955-1313 to reserve your appointment today. Google+

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    Lackawanna Trail Student Raises $572 for Northeast Regional Cancer Institute

    Taryn 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 and donations from her school and […]

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    North Pocono High School Student Raises Over $660 for Senior Project

    Danielle Zadzura, a senior at North Pocono High School, recently donated $663.14 to the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute as part of her senior project. Danielle arranged a cancer benefit at Kay’s Italian Restaurant in October 2014 where she was able to receive 10% of the proceeds from their sales. In addition to this, Danielle asked […]

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  • From left to right: Theodore Uroskie, MD, C.A.S.U.A.L. Day Co-Chair; Meegan Possemato, Manager of Business Development at One Point; Amanda Marchegiani, Community Relations Coordinator at Northeast Regional Cancer Institute and Derry Bird, C.A.S.U.A.L. Day committee member. 

    Northeast Regional Cancer Institute C.A.S.U.A.L. Day Committee Finalizes Plans

    Members from the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s C.A.S.U.A.L. (Colon cancer Awareness Saves Unlimited Adult Lives) Day planning committee are preparing for the 12th annual colon cancer awareness campaign. The event is set for Thursday, March 26th. C.A.S.U.A.L. Day is held in memory of Helen Phillips, a local woman who died from colon cancer in 2002.  It […]

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    Cancer Institute Welcomes Regula, Farrell, Belleman & Aquilina to Board of Directors

    Jackie Brozena, Chair of the Board of Directors of the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute, recently announced the appointments of John Regula, Timothy Farrell, M.D., Mindy Torbik-Belleman and Anthony Aquilina, D.O. to the Board of Directors. Mindy Torbik-Belleman MS, RN, is the Chief Nursing Officer at Regional Hospital of Scranton. Prior to this position, Mindy has worked […]

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     12th Annual C.A.S.U.A.L. Day Co-Chairs Named 

    Theodore Uroskie, MD and Q. Thomas Novinger, MD, MBA were recently named co-chairs for the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s 12th Annual C.A.S.U.A.L. (Colon cancer Awareness Saves Unlimited Adult Lives) Day. Theodore Uroskie, MD, of Clarks Green, is a retired obstetrician/gynecologist. He has volunteered for the local Disaster Action of the Red Cross, Disaster Health Service […]

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    2015 C.A.S.U.A.L. Day Team Captain Registration Now Open

    We invite you to be part of our 12th annual C.A.S.U.A.L. (Colon cancer Awareness Saves Unlimited Adult Lives) Day on Thursday, March 26th by becoming a team captain. Online registration is NOW OPEN to become a C.A.S.U.A.L. Day Team Captain!  Click HERE to fill out the “Team Captain Registration” form or call  the Cancer Institute toll free […]

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    Scranton Area Community Foundation Cites NRCI’s Patient  Navigation Program For Community Impact

      The Board of Governors of the Scranton Area Community Foundation recently cited the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute Patient Navigation Program for its “significant and positive impact on our community” as part of the Foundation’s celebration of its 60th Anniversary. In addition to being honored at the community celebration held in the fall, the Northeast […]

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    Cancer Institute Names Community Relations Coordinator 

    Amanda Marchegiani, of Archbald, has joined the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute as the community relations coordinator.  She is responsible for increasing awareness and enhancing the image of the Cancer Institute and its programs and services among the medical communities. Amanda received her bachelor’s degree from Southeast Missouri State University in communications with a focus in […]

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