Cancer Accreditation and Awards
National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)
The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) is an alliance of the world’s leading cancer centers, working together to develop national treatment guidelines for cancers based on the latest research. The UNMC Eppley Cancer Center with The Nebraska Medical Center as its clinical partner is one of the founding members.
National Cancer Institute (NCI) Designation
This designation recognizes that The Nebraska Medical Center can offer patients options for prevention, diagnosis and treatment and access to clinical trials not available elsewhere.
American College of Radiology
The American College of Radiology (ACR) recognizes the highest standards for quality practice in clinical imaging, personnel expertise and an ongoing commitment to quality improvement.
American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer
This accreditation ensures that patients will receive comprehensive, state-of-the-art services provided by a multi-specialty team coordinating all aspects of cancer care.
Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT)
The FACT Accreditation demonstrates our commitment to quality in cellular therapy and blood and marrow transplantation and verifies that our transplant program has met rigorous international standards.
Magnet Status awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and is the highest level of recognition for excellence in nursing practice.
Oncology Certified Nurses
Oncology Certified Nurses (OCN) working at The Nebraska Medical Center have obtained their certification in Oncology Nursing.
Blue Distinction Center
First hospital in the state to receive the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska, Blue Distinction Center for Complex and Rare Cancers.
Best Doctors of America
176 physicians at The Nebraska Medical Center are recognized among the “Best Doctors of America”