Practice News

The Compass Oncology Team is Growing

Sep 28, 2016

Compass is pleased to welcome four new members to our multidisciplinary team. This expansion strengthens our West side presence, brings added expertise to our state-of-the art radiation oncology services and...

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Dr. Langer discusses the advancements in panel-based genetic testing

Sep 26, 2016

Dr. Lucy Langer was interviewed by KGW TV as part of the Live Well – Understanding Breast Cancer campaign discussing the advancements in panel-based genetic testing. Watch the video

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Dr. Andersen and Dr. De La Melena discuss the importance of a team approach to treatment

Sep 13, 2016

Dr. Jay Andersen and Dr. Tammy De La Melena were interviewed by KGW TV as part of the Live Well – Understanding Breast Cancer campaign discussing the importance of a...

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Dr. Tammy De La Melena discusses breast surgical options

Sep 2, 2016

Dr. Tammy De La Melena was interviewed for an article in the Portland Tribune discussing the critical factors that determine each individual’s prognosis, the recommended treatment options and...

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Dr. Angela Kalisiak discusses advance care planning, palliative care and end-of-life care

Aug 12, 2016

Dr. Angela Kalisiak was interviewed on the Breast Friends Cancer Support Network radio show discussing the importance of Advance Care Planning, symptom management, resources and psychosocial support for cancer patients...

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Margaret McGuinness, Pharm D; BCOP discusses insurance and the cost of cancer

Jul 18, 2016

Margaret McGuinness, Pharm D; BCOP, was featured in an article called “Educate employees about the other cost of cancer” that was published in a trade magazine for HR ...

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Dr. David Cosgrove discusses cancer prevention, the Moonshot Initiative, and cancer research

Jul 7, 2016

Dr. David Cosgrove was interviewed on Health Professional Radio, a health-dedicated media channel for clinicians. His three segments cover the topics of cancer prevention, the Moonshot Initiative, and cancer research....

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Dr. Lucy Langer discusses Compass’ participation in the Oncology Care Model

Jul 7, 2016

Dr. Lucy Langer was interviewed for an article in the Portland Business Journal about Compass being selected to participate in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ Oncology Care...

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Dr. Kathryn Kolibaba discusses the newest treatments for lymphoma

Jul 7, 2016

Dr. Kathryn Kolibaba was interviewed for Patient Power, an online video and information resource for patients with cancer and blood disorders. While at ASCO 2016, Dr. Kolibaba discusses the newest treatments...

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CMS Announces Compass Oncology Selected for Initiative Supporting Coordinated Cancer Care

Jun 30, 2016

June 30, 2016 The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) today announced that it has selected Compass Oncology as one of nearly 200 physician group practices and 17 health insurance companies to...

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