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Ellis proposes to add pharmacy to new oncology unit

Tuesday, March 29, 2022

SCHENECTADY — Several months after Ellis Hospital opened its new medical oncology center, it is proposing to install a satellite pharmacy within it, The Daily Gazette reports.

The decision comes as patient volume increases at the facility Ellis Medicine operates with Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center at the main hospital on Nott Street.

About 250 cancer patients are now receiving treatment at the site. Ellis. Patient volume has increased beyond the targeted goal since it teamed up with one of the premier cancer treatment providers in upstate New York.

Ellis previously offered radiation oncology; it added medical oncology treatment when it opened the Roswell Park Care Network site in the late summer of 2021.

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