image-title

6

May

Virginia Cancer Institute

MISSION STATEMENT/PHILOSOPHY:

We at Virginia Cancer Institute are dedicated to the delivery of the highest quality medical care to our patients. We are committed to treating our patients with the utmost respect and compassion. We will strive to conduct our practice in a manner in which all employees and outside healthcare providers are treated with respect for their individual contributions towards the care and wellbeing of our patients and the success in meeting the goals of our practice.

 

LOCATION(S):

Richmond, VA (5 locations)

Petersburg, VA (2 locations)

 

PRACTICE DETAILS:

300 employees

24 physicians

4 NPs/PAs

 

QUALIFICATIONS/CREDENTIALS:

QOPI Certification

 

INTRODUCTION TO PHARMACY SERVICES STAFF:

Within our oral pharmacy we have 1 Pharmacist and 2 Pharmacy Technicians. Our monthly volume of dispensed items is about 1,000.

 

DISPENSING TYPE:

Retail pharmacy

 

SERVICES PROVIDED:

Molecular Laboratory

Radiology (CT Scanning & DEXA)

IV Pharmacy

Oral Pharmacy

Chemotherapy suite

Social Worker

Dietician

Palliative Care

Blood Transfusions

Bone Marrow

 

WHY DID YOU JOIN NCODA?

To learn more about the oral oncology pharmacy industry.

 

HOW DID YOU BECOME A MEMBER?

Online via the NCODA website (www.ncoda.org).

 

HOW DID YOU HEAR ABOUT US?

We heard about NCODA through a colleague.

 

HOW CAN NCODA HELP YOU?

 To learn more about the changing market of an oral oncology pharmacy.

 

HOW WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE MORE INVOLVED WITH NCODA?

We would love to learn more about NCODA’s offerings (i.e. PQI, OCE, etc.) 

 

WHAT ARE SOME CHALLENGES YOU FACE NOW OR WILL FACE IN THE FUTURE OF ONCOLOGY?

Reimbursement and payor rules with respect to the oral oncology pharmacy.

Victoria

Victoria has blogged 640 posts