Provision Healthcare Introduces a Major Advancement in the Care of Cancer Patients
Provision Healthcare, an industry leading innovator in comprehensive, collaborative cancer solutions, is pleased to announce successfully treating the first patients on Provision’s newly developed ProNova SC360 proton therapy system at the Provision CARES Cancer Center in Knoxville, Tennessee. This milestone establishes a new standard of excellence with the most advanced proton therapy technology available. The Provision CARES Cancer Network is growing, as a second ProNova system is currently being installed at the Provision CARES Proton Therapy Center in Nashville, Tennessee and planning is underway for Provision’s third facility in Orlando, Florida.
ProNova Solutions, LLC, a division of Provision Healthcare, developed the ProNova SC360 proton therapy system at the Provision CARES Proton Therapy Center in Knoxville, TN. The ProNova system delivers significant technical advancements while lowering cost, reducing size and weight, and providing a more energy efficient solution without sacrificing performance. The SC360 was designed in a clinical setting with direct input from physicians, medical physicists and therapists.
Joe Matteo, President of ProNova Solutions, commented, “We are proud to reach this milestone with a team of experts dedicated to developing and delivering the most advanced treatment system available to cancer patients. ProNova’s industry leading and patented technology delivers tremendous value with improved operational and clinical efficiencies, increased precision, and lower cost.”
“This milestone is a major accomplishment which allows Provision to continue to further advance our mission of providing patient-focused, comprehensive, and innovative healthcare solutions as we develop cancer centers and proton therapy centers around the world,” said Terry Douglass, Executive Chairman of Provision Healthcare.