Precision. Passion.

ProCure's mission is to improve the lives of patients with cancer by increasing access to proton therapy.
AT A GLANCE:
ABOUT SCCA PROTON THERAPY, A PROCURE CENTER Seattle, Wash.

Timeline

  • Groundbreaking ceremony on March 22, 2011
  • Opened March 8, 2013

Treatment

  • Capacity to treat approximately 1,400 patients per year at full capacity

Location

  • 1570 North 115th Street, Seattle, Wash.

Design

  • Design completed by Tsoi Kobus & Associates, Cambridge, Mass.
  • 60,000 sq. ft.
  • Two inclined-beam rooms
  • One fixed beam room
  • One gantry treatment room

Equipment

  • FDA-approved proton therapy equipment manufactured by IBA, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

Development Team

  • ProCure Treatment Centers, Inc., a team of nationally renowned experts in developing proton centers, provides management support and a model for the complete design, construction, financing, staffing, training and day-to-day operations of world-class proton therapy centers across the United States.

Radiation Oncology Group

  • Radiation oncologists from the University of Washington Department of Radiation Oncology and its partner institutions will provide clinical care in the center.

Hospital Affiliation

  • SCCA, along with its partner institutions – Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, UW Medicine and Seattle Children’s – is the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in the Pacific Northwest.
  • The center is located on the campus of Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, a full-service, acute-care hospital in north Seattle.

Training

  • Physicians and medical staff trained in proton therapy at ProCure’s Training and Development Center (TDC)

Financing

  • All private financing secured
  • Development of the Center made possible by federal support and private grants, including support from the Norcliffe Foundation

Economic Impact

  • Created 100 permanent jobs

For More Information
http://www.procure.com/sea

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