A local healthcare facility has been ranked as one of the nation’s best in providing cancer care. OSF St. Anthony’s Health Center was recently recognized as one of 75 recipients of the Outstanding Achievement Award winners by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons.

Clint Koerkenmeier is the Director of Oncology Services at OSF St. Anthony’s Health Center. He tells The Big Z this recognition is reflection of the hospitals’ partners and mission.

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Koerkenmeier says the purpose of the award is to raise the bar on quality cancer care with the ultimate goal of increasing awareness about quality care choices among cancer patients and their loved ones.

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