Submitted by shadi.maleka on Sat, 02/11/2017 - 09:37
The best test is the test that gets done – that’s the message from NBC5’s Newy Scruggs, baseball great Darren Oliver and Tarrant County Commissioner Roy Brooks at Moncrief’s free prostate screening event.
Submitted by shadi.maleka on Thu, 10/13/2016 - 16:21
Fort Worth Texas Magazine features the free services for survivors available on our Mobile Cancer Survivor Clinic. In the magazine's "Be Well" section, you'll see that the clinic also offers free mammograms and cervical screenings for women without insurance. Read more
Submitted by shadi.maleka on Fri, 07/01/2016 - 15:10
Millions of dollars are available for cancer sevices for uninsured Texans, thanks to state voters who approved funding for the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT), as Dr. Keith Argenbright tells Fort Worth Star-Telegram readers. Read more
Submitted by shadi.maleka on Thu, 06/02/2016 - 17:01
Fertility preservation, such as sperm, egg or embryo freezing, will be offered to underserved young adults diagnosed with cancer through a Moncrief/Rutledge Foundation partnership. These services can be expensive and often beyond the reach of young adult patients.
Submitted by shadi.maleka on Fri, 04/01/2016 - 16:42
Marking April as Minority Cancer Awareness Month, TV news in Austin featured Moncrief's mobile visiting the Texas Capitol. The mobile clinic has already made a positive difference for hundreds of North Texans.
Submitted by shadi.maleka on Sun, 03/13/2016 - 12:59
Thousands of qualifying North Texans can now test for colon cancer using free at-home screening kits, says Dr. Mark Koch in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Moncrief is partnering with JPS Health Network and the American Cancer Institute to get the word out about this opportunity.
Submitted by shadi.maleka on Mon, 02/08/2016 - 14:23
Citing years of growth and service, Moncrief Cancer Institute has been honored for a top award. The Moncrief family's commitment to fighting cancer stems from a family tragedy when 5 year old Monty Francine Moncrief died of leukemia nearly six decades ago - Carolyn Poirot.
Submitted by shadi.maleka on Fri, 01/15/2016 - 16:33
Fort Worth – January 15 – Moncrief Cancer Institute has been selected for a 2015 Fort Worth Beautiful Award. Citing its "outstanding contribution to the appearance of the community through quality landscaping" of the grounds and site, the Fort Worth Garden Club presented the award January 15, 2016, at the Dorothea Leonhardt Lecture Hall.
Submitted by shadi.maleka on Wed, 01/13/2016 - 10:21
WFAA Medical Reporter Sonia Azad and photographer Greg Johnson talked with underserved cancer survivors today at Moncrief who say our Survivorship Program has been a great gift on their road to recovery.
Submitted by shadi.maleka on Fri, 01/08/2016 - 16:17
Moncrief Cancer Institute named among Best Places to Work
FORT WORTH – January 8 – Fort Worth Business has named Moncrief Cancer Institute as a “Best Places to Work” finalist among nonprofit organizations in the area.
“Organizations that can inspire and motivate their employees will reap rewards not just for their company and their workers, but for the community as a whole,” said Richard Conner, chairman of DRC Media, owner of Fort Worth Business. “We are proud to honor these select organizations as Best Places to Work for 2015.”
Submitted by marissa.taccia on Thu, 09/10/2015 - 15:39
TCU Neeley School of Business: The future of health care depends on new ways of thinking and leading. The Neeley School provides answers through partnerships with UNT Health Science Center and Cook Children's Medical Center. Read More>>
Submitted by marissa.taccia on Wed, 08/26/2015 - 14:34
Fort Worth Star-Telegram: The Moncrief oil family’s latest generous gift to the University of Texas is also a great gift to Fort Worth. With $25 million from W.A. “Tex” Moncrief Jr., the system’s UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas will add a second medical complex, this one in the emerging South Main Street business district of south Fort Worth. Read More>>
Patients in 20 counties in North Texas will have access to free colon cancer screenings under a $4.8 million grant to UT Southwestern’s Moncrief Cancer Institute. The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas has awarded its largest prevention grant to Fort Worth’s Moncrief Cancer Institute to provide screenings at no cost to the underserved in Tarrant and surrounding counties.
Cancer services from diagnosis through treatment and rehabilitation, as well as the chance to participate in cutting-edge research, are now available at the Moncrief Cancer Institute, 400 West Magnolia Ave., in the Fort Worth medical district
Everything’s bigger in Texas, and that includes mobile clinics. The Moncrief Cancer Institute’s Mobile Cancer Survivor Clinic was featured in conjunction with the Healthy Woman luncheon Tuesday at Granbury Resort Conference Center.
Starting in May, Moncrief’s 18-wheeler mobile clinic will be coming to Lake Granbury Medical Center twice a month. “I like the idea of the truck,” Linda ElSaleh said when viewing the mobile facility Tuesday morning. The Granbury woman said she had cancer about 12 years ago.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Tuesday morning at the Somervell County Expo Center for Moncrief Cancer Institute's Mobile Cancer Survivor Clinic. Members of the community, Glen Rose Medical Center, Moncrief Cancer Institute, the American Cancer Society and the Glen Rose/Somervell County Chamber of Commerce were on hand for the event.
Moncrief Cancer Institute, a non-profit that’s worked hand in hand with Careity Foundation to offer mobile breast cancer screenings in Parker County for many years, is adding colorectal screenings and a host of new services to help cancer survivors…