This series of four videos covers the main components of cancer care at Virginia Piper Cancer Institute: care coordination, genetic counseling, cancer rehabilitation and integrative health.
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Cancer researcher earns national honor
Karen K. Swenson, RN PhD AOCN®, manager and scientific advisor for the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute, part of Allina Health, will receive the 2014 Rose Mary Carroll-Johnson ONS Distinguished Award for Consistent Contribution to Nursing Literature during the Oncology Nursing Society’s Annual Congress. Read full story.
Virgina Piper Cancer Institute®
Compassionate cancer care, every step of the way
At the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute®, we believe that the care we provide is as unique as the patients and families we serve.
We offer access to the most advanced treatment and research options, and we'll be by your side, every step of the way.
The Institute provides:
Virginia Piper Cancer Institute® locations:
Virginia Piper Cancer Institute® – Abbott Northwestern Hospital
The Virginia Piper Cancer Institute® - Abbott Northwestern Hospital has a rich history of cancer research and treatment. A Blue Distinction Center for Complex and Rare Cancers, the Institute addresses the needs of people with the toughest kinds of cancer with a comprehensive team approach that includes the latest technology in a caring environment.
Virginia Piper Cancer Institute® – Buffalo Hospital
Buffalo Hospital's team of nurses certified in oncology can help you live with and move beyond cancer. Our PET / CT scanner is the only one in the community. It combines positron emission tomography (PET) and computed tomography (CT) to find cancer early or make sure cancer is no longer in your body.
Virginia Piper Cancer Institute® - Cambridge Medical Center
Cambridge Medical Center has services to help you manage cancer when you don’t need to be admitted to the hospital. Our short-stay department offers chemotherapy, blood component therapy and other cancer treatments on an outpatient basis.
Virginia Piper Cancer Institute® - Mercy Hospital
Mercy is recognized by the Commission on Cancer as a Comprehensive Community Cancer Center. In addition to diagnosing and treating cancer, we care for people who are in remission or living with cancer.
Virginia Piper Cancer Institute® – New Ulm Medical Center
New Ulm Medical Center provides chemotherapy in a caring environment. We can also guide you through in-home treatments, such as medication and infusion therapy.
Virginia Piper Cancer Institute® – River Falls Area Hospital
The staff at Virginia Piper Cancer Insititute® - River Falls Area Hospital combines compassionate, highly skilled care with the latest technology and treatment.
Virginia Piper Cancer Institute® – United Hospital
When you’re diagnosed with cancer, you need the support of a dedicated group of people. Virginia Piper Cancer Institute® – United Hospital has highly skilled doctors, nurses and staff to address your needs.
Virginia Piper Cancer Institute® - Unity Hospital
Virginia Piper Cancer Institute® - Unity Hospital brings expert cancer care to the Twin Cities' northern suburbs. Our genetic counselor, cancer resource staff and other care team members can help you through the physical and emotional challenges of cancer.