For many staff members, each patient becomes like a family member. They learn their hobbies, their concerns and their life in general. Dion said the center does not feel like a clinic; instead it possesses a comfortable atmosphere.
“Nobody would choose to have to do this. But if you going to have to, and you do, we’re going to make it as pleasant...and as fun as possible,” Dion said.
Wirth added that they are willing to provide support and information to those with questions and concerns. For more information, contact the Mercy Radiation Oncology Center at 244-263.