Rumford Hospital offers the services of a medical oncologist every Tuesday from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. An oncology nurse is on call on weekends.
Rumford Hospital provides cancer diagnosis services and cancer treatments, including chemotherapy, hormonal therapy and biological therapy. The hospital's Lariviere Oncology Suite offers a special environment for patients receiving chemotherapy and other infusion services. The suite provides an environment where patients can receive infusion treatments from trained oncology nurses in privacy and comfort.
As a member of Central Maine Healthcare, Rumford Hospital can help patients access other types of cancer care services at the Central Maine Comprehensive Cancer Center in Lewiston, which is affiliated with the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Program.
For more information about oncology and infusion services at Rumford Hospital, or to make an appointment, call 207-369-1129.