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Quality Care in Your Community

Kennedy Health is accredited by the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) Commission on Cancer (CoC) and by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC).

Dedicated and caring staff including oncology nurses, radiation therapists, social workers, and other highly trained individuals with experience in cancer treatment all collobrate to provide excellent care and outcomes.

As a member of the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Network at Jefferson, Kennedy Health offers cancer patients access to the latest developments in cancer research, technology and treatment - close to home.  

- Precision Medicine, an innovative approach that uses state-of-the-art genetic analysis to develop targeted, individualized treatment for cancer patients.


- Opportunities to take part in cutting-edge clinical trials and research.


- Distinctive services like Telehealth, and Jefferson’s Senior Adult Oncology Program, which provides specialized care for older adults battling cancer.

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More Than Just a Treatment Center

The Kennedy Cancer Center offers extensive programs and services to support hope and healing for cancer survivors, cancer patients and their families.

Our Center For Hope and Healing offers classes and programs featuring Reiki, art discovery, meditation and visualization, yoga, and cooking. These classes are offered throughout the year and most are free of charge, others require only a nominal fee.

Upcoming Hope and Healing Center Classes

Chair Yoga - 08/31/2016
Chair Yoga is ideal for the person who finds it difficult to participate in traditional yoga class due to physical limitations or joint issues. All poses are performed seated or standing, using a chair as support.

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Reflexology - Ongoing by appointment - 09/01/2016
Reflexology is a popular alternative therapy. It promotes relaxation, improves circulation, reduces pain, soothes tired feet, and encourages overall healing. It is also used for post-operative or palliative care. Reflexology is recommended as a complementary therapy and should not replace medical treatment.

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HOPE - Helping Oncology Patients Exercise - Fridays 09-02-16 thru 12-16-16 - 09/02/2016
Open to adult cancer patients of all ages and fitness levels. Research suggests exercise can help cancer patients reduce pain, nausea, anxiety and fatigue, improve ability to perform daily activities and enhance mood.

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Chair Yoga Fridays 09-02-16 thru 12-16-16 - 09/02/2016
Chair Yoga is ideal for the person who finds it difficult to participate in traditional yoga class due to physical limitations or joint issues. All poses are performed seated or standing, using a chair as support.

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HOPE - Helping Oncology Patients Exercise - Mondays 09-05-16 thru 12-12-16 - 09/05/2016
Open to adult cancer patients of all ages and fitness levels. Research suggests exercise can help cancer patients reduce pain, nausea, anxiety and fatigue, improve ability to perform daily activities and enhance mood.

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Lung Cancer Screening Quiz

Lung CancerAre you a current or former smoker?  You may have a greater risk of developing lung cancer.  Take this short quiz and see if you should consult with a health care professional about a lung CT scan.

Key Patient Contacts

Oncology Nurse Navigator
Appointment scheduling and treatment navigation. 
Susan Saporito, RN, BSN, OCN 
856-218-5324 

Abigale Hassel, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C - Social Worker 
Patient support and information. 
856-218-5322

Lung Cancer Screening Program Coordinators
Lisa Mick, RN and Brenda Gorman 
856-218-5324

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Kennedy Cancer Center Accreditations

Commission on Cancer, ACR, NAPBC, Screening Center of Excellence