• As a community, we’re fighting cancer, together.

    Posted on June 30, 2017

    The Community Cancer Fund (CCF), a local non-profit organization dedicated to funding local research, prevention and screening programs, and support of patients and families, and The Alliance for Cancer Care, a local collaboration between Providence Health Care, Kootenai Health and Cancer Care Northwest, have been working together to impact the local fight against cancer since 2014.

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  • Better Together

    Posted on June 28, 2017

    The Alliance provides world-class cancer care right here in the Inland Northwest.

    In 2015, Kootenai Health joined forces with Providence Health Care and Cancer Care Northwest to create an alliance in cancer care. The Alliance provides patients with access to the region’s finest hospitals, largest group of specialists, and most complete and advanced cancer treatment options available.

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  • Seeing the Future

    Posted on March 29, 2017

    X-rays have come a long way. Today’s focused radiation beams obliterate cancer, improving outlooks for people throughout the Inland Northwest.

    In 1895, when Bertha Roentgen’s husband, Wilhelm, discovered that electromagnetic rays could pass through human tissue, he opened up a new world for modern medicine.

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  • Working together to end cancer

    Posted on June 28, 2016

    In 2015, Cancer Care Northwest, Kootenai Health and Providence Health Care formed a regional cancer alliance and launched a comprehensive radiation oncology program aimed at integrating radiation services across the entire Inland Northwest. The InnerPacific Alliance for Cancer Care allows the strengths of each organization to come together to provide the most complete and advanced technology and expertise in delivering radiation for the treatment of cancer.

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