The Aflac Cancer Center is one of the largest centers in the country with more than 28,000 outpatient visits from children with cancer and blood disorders in 2012—more than 100 visits a day.
What does this data mean?
This graph shows the total number of times patients had appointments at an Aflac Cancer Center outpatient unit from 2008 to 2012.
Why is this important?
Because of our large volumes, our team has experience treating patients with many types of cancer and blood disorders.
How does the Aflac Cancer Center help ensure we are providing high-quality care?
- A large, 65+ person faculty includes pediatric-trained oncologists (cancer doctors), hematologists (blood disorder doctors), BMT doctors and researchers
- Our family support team includes child life specialists who educate families about what to expect before, during and after treatment
- Our team gives educational resources to every family to help them care for their child