The Northeast Georgia Medical Center is accredited by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons as a Community Hospital Comprehensive Cancer Program. The Northeast Georgia Medical Center is also a member of the Georgia CORE Research Network, a statewide network of academic and community-based oncologists and researchers. The center is also accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The Northeast Georgia Medical Center consists of 46 physicians across two locations. The center has board-certified physician specialists and clinical oncology professionals that provide an array of programs and services to meet the needs of cancer patients and their families. State-of-the-art radiation therapy, chemotherapy and biologic and hormone therapies are available treatment options as well as innovative techniques such as prostate seed implant therapy and sentinel node biopsy. The center provides approximately 45-50 ongoing cancer clinical trials, ensuring that patients throughout northeast Georgia have access to the latest research advances in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. The center has a new service, Patient Navigation, which provides assistance to patients as they navigate the complex healthcare system.