Cancer Care Specialists of Illinois is a 21 physician Medical Oncology and Radiation Oncology physician owned and governed group that provides the oncology care for a large portion of Central and Southern Illinois. With more than 6,500 new referrals a year, and growing, CCSI is inviting energetic specialists who enjoy patient care, clinical research, and quality medicine to consider us as their new medical home.
CCSI has been nationally recognized by ASCO for winning the Clinical Trials Participation Award twice, and for receipt of the ASCO Conquer Cancer Foundation grant award for its innovative clinical trials web site. CCSI has been recognized by the NCI for its physicians have received 15 plaques acknowledging outstanding achievements in clinical trial accrual and research quality. Its physicians have received the NCI’s Harry Hynes Award for research excellence and the Association of Community Cancer Center’s David King Community Scientist award. CCSI has published its successful strategy for navigating the Medicare OCM model in the JOP. CCSI has also demonstrated in the Oncology Letter its unique mobile compounding pharmacy capability that enhances access to care in rural areas.