Advancing cancer care on all fronts
The Summit Medical Group MD Anderson Cancer Center is a building designed and dedicated to help patients fight cancer. The 130,000-sf outpatient cancer facility brings world-renowned treatment protocols, select clinical trials and cutting-edge research to residents of Northern New Jersey and the surrounding region.
Summit Medical Group MD Anderson’s new center boasts several notable features, including:
- An imaging department featuring two highly advanced outpatient Interventional Radiology suites for both cancer-related and non-cancer procedures. The facility’s state-of-the-art, diagnostic radiological imaging technology supports comprehensive imaging services.
- A GE SensorySuite to provide an easier mammogram experience and a special procedures suite to empower surgeons to best help patients
- The infusion floor includes 28 suites equipped with heated and reclining loungers for patients receiving chemotherapy treatment and welcomes natural light while encouraging mobility.
- One of the first leading-edge infusion compounding rooms to meet USP 800 requirements that go into effect in 2019.
- A full-service resource center and shop to help patients fully understand their diagnosis, treatment and recovery process and find comfort
The project relied on a remarkably extensive and integrated effort fueled by stakeholders, patient groups, design and construction teams and more. This collaboration ensured maximize project delivery efficiency, future adaptability for the space, and the creation of a one-stop location for cancer care that prioritizes patient treatment, convenience and access.