Hospital department earns re-certification

A southside’s hospital’s oncology department has been re-certified.

Franciscan Physician Network Oncology & Hematology Specialists has been recertified as meeting the highest standards for quality cancer care by the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative Certification Program.

The program, an affiliate of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, provides a three-year certification for outpatient hematology-oncology practices.