As an accredited Breast Center by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons, the MemorialCare Breast Center at Long Beach Medical Center and Orange Coast Medical Center has voluntarily committed to provide the highest level of quality breast care and that undergo a rigorous evaluation process.
The MemorialCare Breast Center at Long Beach Medical Center and Orange Coast Medical Center meets standards established by the NAPBC for treating women who are diagnosed with the full spectrum of breast disease, and proficiency in the areas of: center leadership, clinical management, research, community outreach, professional education, and quality improvement. By achieving NAPBC accreditation, the Breast Center demonstrates a firm commitment to offering patients a significant advantage in their battle against breast disease.
Receiving care at a NAPBC-accredited center ensures that a patient will have access to:
- Comprehensive care, including a full range of state-of-the-art services.
- A multidisciplinary team approach to coordinate the best treatment options.
- Information about ongoing clinical trials and new treatment options.
- Quality breast care close to home.