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Coronavirus (COVID-19): continuing your treatment and keeping you safe

18 March, 2020

Continuing to deliver your daily treatment and keeping you, your fellow patients and our team safe is our top priority. Please be assured that our team are complying with the ever-evolving advice from state and national authorities. Our team have implemented a range of new measures to limit the risk of coronavirus. Let us know…

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March 2020

17 March, 2020


Continuing to provide care across the globe

GenesisCare remains committed to ensuring that cancer and cardiac patients can continue to receive the care they need in our centres. Currently all of our centres and clinics are operating, and we are carefully assessing each patient’s individual risks to provide the best care. We are closely monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic globally, implementing the…

12 March, 2020

Sleep-deprived Aussies at risk of Alzheimer’s

New research linking just one night’s lost sleep to increased risk of Alzheimer’s Disease1 highlights the urgent need for Australians to improve their sleep hygiene this World Sleep Day – Friday, March 13, 2020. The research, recently published in Neurology Journal, reinforces the strong link between lack of sleep and increased levels of the tau…

6 March, 2020


Patient Advice: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Australia Outbreak

GenesisCare is closely monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in Australia and we are taking all necessary precautions to minimise the impact on our patients and staff. As of Friday morning, March 6, the number of confirmed coronavirus patients in Australia sat at 50, with all states and territories recording cases of the COVID-19 virus. The WHO, Australian…

5 March, 2020


New ‘tattoo free’ radiation therapy treatment for breast cancer patients in the greater Shepparton region

For the first time in the Goulburn Valley, local breast cancer patients will no longer require permanent tattoo markers during radiation therapy, with GenesisCare Shepparton introducing a new tattoo-free treatment option. To coincide with International Women’s Day, GenesisCare is announcing the availability of two new innovative services for local breast cancer patients: tattoo-free radiation therapy,…

February 2020

27 February, 2020

More than 40,000 radiation therapy treatments delivered to cancer patients in Wide Bay using world class technology previously not available

The first patients treated at the GenesisCare radiation oncology centres in Fraser Coast and Bundaberg are celebrating the two-year anniversaries of the two cancer treatment centres with a visit to GenesisCare Fraser Coast today. Both centres opened in 2018 as part of a public-private partnership with Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service to increase access…

18 February, 2020


Noxopharm partnership with GenesisCare to provide compassionate access to Veyonda

GenesisCare is pleased to announce a clinical alliance with Noxopharm to offer a compassionate access program with Noxopharm’s novel lead product candidate, Veyonda®, for patients with advanced, treatment-resistant, metastatic prostate cancer (mCRPC) being treated with theranostics. The alliance formalises a program under which Noxopharm has been making Veyonda® available through GenesisCare for compassionate use in…

17 February, 2020


World-class radiation oncology treatment arrives in Shepparton: GenesisCare officially opens new cancer care centre with capacity to treat 500 patients a year

For the first time, cancer patients in Goulburn Valley no longer have to travel outside the local community for treatment, thanks to a new $11 million cancer care centre unveiled at an official opening ceremony today. The cancer treatment centre, which began delivering care to patients before Christmas, is open to both public and privately…

January 2020

10 January, 2020


GenesisCare pledges $250,000 to support bushfire relief and recovery efforts

Australian-founded cancer and cardiac care provider GenesisCare today announced that it would be joining international fundraising efforts, to support bushfire relief and recovery in affected communities across Australia. “It’s been devastating to watch the impact of severe and unprecedented bushfire activity in parts of Australia. Our hearts and thoughts continue to be with affected communities,…

December 2019

13 December, 2019

21st Century Oncology to join Australia’s GenesisCare in a partnership to increase access to high quality cancer care in U.S. communities

FLORIDA, U.S. – Cancer patients in communities across the U.S. are expected to benefit from increased access to high quality cancer care, with U.S. provider of radiation therapy and integrated cancer treatments, 21st Century Oncology, to become part of Australian cancer and cardiac care company, GenesisCare. The combined experience and reach of 21st Century Oncology’s…