Cytecare receives ESMO accreditation

January 6, 2020 0 By FM

The European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) has presented Cytecare Hospitals in Bengaluru with ESMO accreditation as a Designated Centre of Integrated Oncology & Palliative Care.

Cytecare received this prestigious accreditation within 3 years of inception, according to a statement by the company. 

The accreditation was presented during the 6th ESMO World Congress in Barcelona, Spain in September 2019.

The ESMO Designated Centres of Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care accreditation programme was initiated in 2003 to recognise cancer centres that achieve a high standard of integration of medical oncology and palliative care. The ESMO accreditation is valid for three years.

ESMO provides the accreditation after rigorous assessment of the hospital to ensure that the care is patient-centric. Till date only 10 hospitals in India have received this award.