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VA Expanding Oncology Services

April 30th, 2024 by WCBC Radio

The Veterans Administration is expanding its oncology services for veterans across the country. 

In conjunction with the Biden Cancer Moonshot, an effort to speed progress in cancer research, the VA’s new Close To Me Cancer Care will bring new services to 9000 additional Veterans per year.  Dr. Michael Kelley who heads up Oncology for the VA says thirty new locations will provide access to critical components of the cancer care including diagnosis, treatments, and surveillance…