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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

HOPE - Helping Oncology Patients Exercise - 07/25/2016
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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Dream Journaling and Interpretation Class - 07/25/2016
What do your dreams reveal about you and your relationship with the world? How can you best interpret them to give you insight and deeper connection with your inner life? Who or what inhabits your dream world and how can they reveal your current state of mind and emotions? Mary Barnett is an artist who has been assisting others for over 30 years to use their dreams to gain insight into their lives. By keeping a dream journal and working with a step by step procedure she can help you use your dream life to develop more clarity and creativity in your waking life.

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Well-Being Yoga - Tuesday Afternoon - 07/26/2016
Yoga, which increases flexibility, range of motion and strength, may bring additional benefits both during and after cancer treatments. When tension is released, energy flows more easily in the body, allowing participants to experience a sense of well-being.

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Chair Yoga - 07/27/2016
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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Art Discovery Workshops - 07/27/2016
The act of creating art in a nourishing, peaceful environment often allows the mind and body to relax, to experience stillness, a zone of acceptance that carries on to daily activity. Explore your creativity through various art techniques, including drawing, painting, collage, and clay in a supportive and playful environment.

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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.
856-218-5324

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

Susan Saporito, RN, BSN, OCN 
Nurse navigator. 
856-218-5354

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Kennedy Cancer Center Accreditations

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