Press Releases

10.14.2013
Cancer Survivors at Essentia Health Benefit from New Rehab Program

When a patient suffers a heart attack or has knee replacement surgery, it’s no surprise that rehabilitation is an important part of the recovery. Now, cancer survivors are also benefiting from physical therapy and other rehab services after their journey …

09.12.2013
St. John Earns STAR Program Certification for Cancer Survivorship Care

Tulsa, Okla. — St. John Health System announced today that it is the first health system in Oklahoma to earn STAR Program® certification from Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners. STAR Program certification uniquely qualifies St. John to offer premium oncology rehabilitation …

08.26.2013
Centegra Health System Earns STAR Program® Certification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Centegra Health System is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification. Centegra Health System in McHenry, IL announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification from …

08.13.2013
Mary Washington Healthcare announces delivery of first-rate rehab services to cancer survivors, thanks to STAR Program® certification.

Fredericksburg, Va. – The Mary Washington Healthcare Regional Cancer Center announced today that it has earned STAR Program® certification from Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care. STAR Program certification qualifies facilities like the Regional …

08.12.2013
Rocky Mountain Oncology Center is the first in the state of Wyoming to earn the STAR Program® Certification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Rocky Mountain Oncology Center is the first in the state of Wyoming to deliver first-rate cancer rehabilitation services to survivors, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification. Rocky Mountain Oncology Center in Casper, WY announced today that it …

07.12.2013
The Josephine Ford Cancer Institute, part of the Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, Michigan has earned its STAR Program® Certification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Josephine Ford Cancer Institute announces the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors, thanks to earning the STAR Program® Certification. The Josephine Ford Cancer Institute, part of the Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, announced today …


Touro Infirmary is the first in the state of Louisiana to earn the STAR Program® Certification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Touro Infirmary is the first in the state of Louisiana to deliver first-rate cancer rehabilitation services to survivors, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification. Touro Infirmary announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification from …

07.2.2013
Mercy Rehabilitation Services Receives STAR Program® Certification

Mercy Rehabilitation Services of Mason City, Iowa announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care. STAR Program Certification uniquely qualifies facilities like Mercy Rehabilitation …

06.27.2013
St. Peter’s Earns STAR Program® Certification

St. Peter’s is the first in the state of Montana to offer first-rate cancer rehabilitation services for survivors after earning STAR Program Certification from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care. This certification uniquely …

06.12.2013
Bozeman Deaconess Health Services earns STAR Program® Certification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bozeman Deaconess Health Services is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification. Bozeman Deaconess Health Services of Montana announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification …

05.17.2013
Physical & Emotional Impairments Common, Often Untreated in People with Cancer

Review Calls Rehabilitation Cost Effective; Critical FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT: David Sampson Corporate Communications American Cancer Society Email: david.sampson@cancer.org ATLANTA – May 16, 2013– A new review finds cancer survivors suffer a diverse and complex set of impairments, affecting virtually …

05.10.2013
The Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana earns STAR Program® Certification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification. The Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana announced today that it has earned …

05.1.2013
The Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (IPMR) earns STAR Program® Certification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (IPMR) is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors in Illinois, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification. IPMR in Peoria, IL announced today that it has earned …

04.16.2013
Riverside Health System is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors in Virginia, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification.

Riverside Health System in Newport News, VA announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care Riverside Health System is leading the way by offering …

04.15.2013
St. Joseph Healthcare is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors in New Hampshire, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE St. Joseph Healthcare in Nashua, NH announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care. St. Joseph Healthcare is leading the way …

03.15.2013
Oncology Rehab Partners Announces the Launch of a New STAR Program® Initiative called SPARK (STAR Program® Alliance Research Kickstart)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oncology Rehab Partners, an innovative healthcare company with a mission to improve survivorship care, has announced the launch of a new STAR Program initiative called SPARK (STAR Program® Alliance Research Kickstart). SPARK is a resource center designed …

03.14.2013
Memorial Medical Center Earns STAR Program® Certification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Memorial Medical Center is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification. Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification from …

03.1.2013
Holy Family Memorial is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors in Wisconsin, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification.

Contact: Diane Stokes Oncology Rehab Partners diane.stokes@oncrehab.com (508) 393-4600 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Holy Family Memorial is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors in Wisconsin, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification. Holy Family Memorial in Manitowoc, Wisconsin …

02.18.2013
L+M Survivorship Care is STAR Program® Certified

New London, CT ~ Lawrence + Memorial Hospital has earned STAR Program® Certification from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care. By becoming STAR Program certified, L+M is leading the way by offering its …

02.15.2013
By earning the STAR Program® Certification, Columbus Regional Health is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors.

Contact: Diane Stokes Oncology Rehab Partners diane.stokes@oncrehab.com (508) 393-4600 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE By earning the STAR Program® Certification, Columbus Regional Health is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors. Columbus Regional Health in Columbus, Indiana announced that …

01.28.2013
Lee Memorial Health System Earns STAR Program® Certification Regional Cancer Center to Offer New Cancer Rehab Services for Survivors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lee Memorial Health System Earns STAR Program® Certification Regional Cancer Center to Offer New Cancer Rehab Services for Survivors Lee Memorial Health System in Fort Myers, Florida announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification …

01.24.2013
Oncology Rehab Partners Announces New Discipline Specific Cancer Rehabilitation Training for Physical Therapists

Contact: Diane Stokes Oncology Rehab Partners diane.stokes@oncrehab.com (508) 393-4600 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oncology Rehab Partners Announces New Discipline Specific Cancer Rehabilitation Training for Physical Therapists Oncology Rehab Partners, an innovative healthcare company with a mission to improve survivorship care, has …


By earning the STAR Program® Certification, Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors.

Contact: Diane Stokes Oncology Rehab Partners diane.stokes@oncrehab.com (508) 393-4600 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE By earning the STAR Program® Certification, Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors. Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital, Brockton, MA announced …

01.21.2013
McLeod Regional Medical Center is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification

McLeod Regional Medical Center is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification.

01.14.2013
OSF Healthcare is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification

OSF Healthcare, Bloomington, IL announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care. OSF Healthcare is leading the way by offering excellent cancer rehabilitation services to its patients through becoming STAR Program Certified.

11.28.2012
Columbus Community Hospital Launches their STAR Program® Certification

For anyone who has received the diagnosis of cancer, going through treatment and living in survivorship has its own set of challenges. “New normal” is a term that can describe their experience in this life-changing moment, no matter where they …

11.15.2012
Oncology Rehab Partners Wins Two Gold Stevie® Awards in the Stevie Awards for Women in Business 2012

Oncology Rehab Partners has been named the winner of two Gold Stevie® Awards in the 9th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business. The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are the world’s top honors for female entrepreneurs, executives, and the organizations they …

10.26.2012
South County Physical Therapy Launches Their STAR Program® as Part of the Statewide Cancer Rehabilitation Initative in Massachusetts

(Worcester County, MA) South County Physical Therapy (PT), has announced that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification.  The certification qualifies South County PT to offer the STAR Program, a state-of-the-art cancer rehabilitation program that will help survivors recover from …

10.25.2012
Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital is STAR Program® Certfied

(La Porte, IN)  IU Health La Porte Hospital, has announced that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification. The certification qualifies IU Health La Porte Hospital to offer the STAR Program, a state-of-the-art cancer rehabilitation program that will help survivors …

10.15.2012
Medical Center Hospital, First in Texas to Receive STAR Program® Certification

[Odessa, Texas] Medical Center Hospital has announced that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification. The certification qualifies Medical Center Hospital to offer the STAR Program®, a state-of-the-art cancer rehabilitation program that will help survivors recover from the side effects …

10.9.2012
Saint Luke’s Health System in Kansas City, MO Receives STAR Program® Certification

(Kansas City, MO) Saint Luke’s Health System, has announced that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification.  The certification qualifies Saint Luke’s Health System to offer the STAR Program, a state-of-the-art cancer rehabilitation program that will help survivors recover from …


Saint Joseph Outpatient Rehabilitation, First in Kentucky to Receive STAR Program® Certification

[Lexington, Kentucky] Saint Joseph Outpatient Rehabilitation, part of KentuckyOne Health™, has announced that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification. The certification qualifies Saint Joseph Outpatient Rehabilitation, to offer the STAR Program®, a state-of-the-art cancer rehabilitation program that will help …

10.8.2012
Griffin Hospital in Derby, CT Has Earned STAR Program® Certification

Griffin Hospital has announced that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification.  The certification qualifies Griffin Hospital to offer the STAR Program, a state-of-the-art cancer rehabilitation program that will help survivors recover from the side effects and aftereffects of treatments. …

10.2.2012
Covenant HealthCare in Saginaw, Michigan is STAR Program® Certified

Covenant HealthCare, has announced that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification.  The certification qualifies Covenant HealthCare to offer the STAR Program, a state-of-the-art cancer rehabilitation program that will help survivors recover from the side effects and aftereffects of treatments. …

09.11.2012
South County Hospital in Rhode Island Receives STAR Program® Certification

(Wakefield, RI) South County Hospital, has announced that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification. The certification qualifies South County Hospital to offer the STAR Program, a state-of-the-art cancer rehabilitation program that will help survivors recover from the side effects and …

08.17.2012
Eight Massachusetts Healthcare Facilities Join in Statewide Cancer Rehab Initiative

The 345,000 cancer survivors living in Massachusetts will soon have increased access to crucial rehabilitation services to help them heal from cancer treatments, thanks to a new statewide initiative launched in collaboration with Oncology Rehab Partners and The Friends of …

07.12.2012
Oncology Rehab Partners Announces New Offering: STAR Program® Prehab

Oncology Rehab Partners, an innovative healthcare company with a mission to improve survivorship care, has announced the launch of a new offering for hospitals, cancer centers, and rehabilitation practices: STAR Program® Prehab. Prehabilitation is the precursor to rehabilitation and includes …

07.11.2012
Bridgeport Hospital is the first Connecticut facility to be STAR Program® Certified

Bridgeport Hospital’s Norma F. Pfriem Cancer Institute & Ahlbin Rehabilitation Centers, First In Connecticut to Receive STAR Program® Certification, Offer Top-rate Cancer Rehab Services To Improve Long-term Health of Survivors The Norma F. Pfriem Cancer Institute and Ahlbin Rehabilitation Centers, …

06.28.2012
Northeast Georgia Medical Center Announces STAR Program® Certification

Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care.  Northeast Georgia Medical Center is leading the way by …

05.21.2012
Dr. Julie Silver wins Globe 100 “Top Innovator in Medicine 2012″

Dr. Julie Silver, an assistant professor at Harvard Medical School and a cancer survivor, has been named The Globe 100 Top Innovator in Medicine 2012 for her Northborough, Massachusetts healthcare company, Oncology Rehab Partners, and her model of cancer rehabilitation, …

05.16.2012
Oncology Rehab Partners and CIAO Announce Partnership

Oncology Rehab Partners is pleased to announce a partnership with Career Improvement & Advancement Opportunities (CIAO).  The STAR Program® Certification will now be a part of CIAO’s continuing education courses offered to therapists. CIAO, established in 1999, provides affordable, quality …


The Simonds-Sinon Regional Cancer is STAR Program® Certified

The Simonds-Sinon Regional Cancer Center, located at the HealthAlliance Hospital-Burbank Campus in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care.  Simonds-Sinon is …

05.10.2012
McLaren-Bay Region is the first Michigan facility to be STAR Program® Certified

McLaren-Bay Region in Bay City, MI announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care.  McLaren-Bay Region is leading the way by offering excellent cancer …

05.7.2012
NovaCare Rehabilitation Announces the Launch of their STAR Program®

MONTICELLO, MN – Even the best cancer treatments can sometimes cause debilitating side effects. Inspired by the premise, NovaCare Rehabilitation today announced that 10 of its locations in Minnesota have obtained a special certification to specifically help cancer survivors. Known …

05.4.2012
Newport Hospital in Rhode Island Celebrates the Launch of their STAR Program®

Newport Hospital in Newport, RI announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care.  Newport Hospital is leading the way by offering excellent cancer rehabilitation …

04.2.2012
Sister Kenny Rehabilitation Institute in Minneapolis, MN earns STAR Program® Certification

Sister Kenny Rehabilitation Institute in Minneapolis, MN has earned its STAR Program® Certification from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care, making it the first program of its kind to be certified in Minnesota …

03.26.2012
Rhode Island Rehabilitation announces the delivery of first-rate cancer rehabiltation services to survivors, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification.

Rhode Island Rehabilitation announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care.  Rhode Island Rehabilitation is leading the way by offering excellent cancer rehabilitation services …

03.19.2012
Kent Hospital announces the delivery of first-rate cancer rehabilitation services to survivors, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification.

Kent Hospital in Warwick, RI announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification (Survivorship Training and Rehabilitation) from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care. Kent Hospital’s STAR Program Certification is part …

03.12.2012
St. Luke’s Hospital earns STAR Program® Certification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE St. Luke’s Hospital announces the launch of first-rate cancer rehab services, thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification. St. Luke’s Hospital in Chesterfield, Mo. announced today that its Center for Cancer Care is the first St. Louis facility …

01.30.2012
Oncology Rehab Partners and ProTherapy Announce a System-Wide Partnership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oncology Rehab Partners is pleased to announce a facility-wide partnership with Pro Therapy making the STAR Program® Certification available to multiple Pro Therapy facilities throughout Georgia. By making the STAR Program Certification available, Pro Therapy is leading …

01.26.2012
Grand River Hospital District the first Colorado facility to be STAR Program® Certified providing best-practices cancer rehab services to survivors

Grand River Hospital District the first Colorado facility to be STAR Program® Certified providing best-practices cancer rehab services to survivors

01.13.2012
Bassett Medical Center is STAR Program® Certified

Bassett Medical Center is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors, thanks to earning the STAR Program® Certification. Bassett Medical Center Cooperstown, NY, foundation for the Bassett Healthcare Network, as an acute inpatient teaching facility with its …

10.20.2011
Hawthorn Medical Achieves STAR Program® Certification from Oncology Rehab Partners

Oncology Rehab Partners (ORP), leading providers in the field of survivorship care, today announced that Hawthorn Medical Associates of Dartmouth, MA, the largest multi-specialty medical group practice in greater New Bedford, has earned its STAR Program Certification. This Certification uniquely qualifies Hawthorn Medical to offer premium, reimbursable oncology rehabilitation services to cancer survivors who suffer from debilitating side effects caused by treatments.

10.19.2011
Faith Regional Earns STAR Program® Certification

Faith Regional Health Services announced today that its cancer program has earned STAR Program™ Certification from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners (ORP), leading consultants in the field of survivorship care.

08.15.2011
St. Francis Oncology Rehab Earns STAR Program® Certification, Bringing Cancer Survivors Hope and Healing

At age 68, Barbara Rephann lived a full, vigorous life—swimming several days a week at the YMCA, working out at the gym regularly with her husband, playing bridge with friends, preparing delicious meals. Then, in March 2010, life as she knew it came to an end. Her energy levels dropped. She couldn’t exercise, cook or even play cards without feeling totally wiped out. After months of visits to doctors and numerous tests, Barbara was diagnosed with Stage IV Ovarian Cancer. She began chemotherapy in September 2010 and underwent surgery in December 2010. As a result, she spent most of her days in a recliner and relied on a wheelchair for mobility.

07.14.2011
Dakota Rehabilitation Center Receives STAR Program® Certification

Dakota Rehabilitation Center announced July 14 that it has earned STAR Clinical Group™ Certification from Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners. STAR Clinical Group Certification qualifies health care groups to offer premium oncology rehabilitation services to survivors who suffer from debilitating side-effects caused by treatments.

04.14.2011
Jupiter Medical Center First in State to Participate in STAR Program® Cancer Rehabilitation

Jupiter Medical Center’s (JMC) Ella Milbank Foshay Cancer Center announced today that it is the first in the state to earn the STAR Program™ Certification from Oncology Rehab Partners (ORP), leading providers in the field of survivorship care. Obtaining STAR Program Certification is a rigorous process, where over 45 JMC physical and occupational therapists, speech-language pathologists and oncology team members were trained to provide rehabilitation services to cancer survivors.