Why are Hispanics Less Likely to Screen for Colon Cancer?
Colon cancer screening rates are significantly lower among Hispanic Americans over 50, and Hispanic Americans are more likely to be diagnosed with colon cancer in advanced stages.
Pioneer Valley Surgicenter is a freestanding outpatient surgical facility dedicated to a broad range of surgical procedures. Our surgeons specialize in gastroenterology, otolaryngology and orthopedics.
AMSURG is partnering with Baystate Medical Center, an integrated healthcare system, to purchase a partial ownership in Pioneer Valley Surgicenter located at 3550 Main Street, Suite 103, Springfield, MA. State regulation requires that we go through a Determination of Need process, which is the notice you see posted. Read the notice.
Colon cancer screening rates are significantly lower among Hispanic Americans over 50, and Hispanic Americans are more likely to be diagnosed with colon cancer in advanced stages.Read More
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