Cancer Treatment Centers of America

We make getting here easy

From the moment you contact us, we do all we can to ensure your treatment is as convenient and stress-free as possible. Our experienced team takes care of every detail of your visit, from gathering your medical records to scheduling your appointments to booking your travel and lodging*.

Once here, our staff is available to continue assisting with your travel coordination* and other needs throughout your treatment.

* If you are a beneficiary of a government health insurance program, such as Medicare, CTCA is not permitted to provide travel, lodging or transportation benefits.

Prior to your visit, we will:

  • Verify your insurance benefits
  • Schedule your initial appointment
  • Help coordinate your travel and lodging arrangements
  • Make every effort to obtain your medical records

We will:

  • Schedule your air or train travel
  • Cover the cost of your flight or train ride*
  • Help you with your transportation arrangements to and from the gateway airport, train depot or bus station
  • Strive to make your travel as smooth and comfortable as possible
  • Reimburse mileage at $.16 a mile, with a 2,500-mile cap per month, for patients who travel from beyond a 50-mile radius*
*If you are a beneficiary of a government health insurance program, such as Medicare, CTCA is not permitted to provide travel, lodging or transportation benefits.

We will:

  • Greet you when you arrive
  • Retrieve and carry your luggage
  • Arrange your travel back and forth from our hospital and lodging sites

We provide you with:

  • A dedicated team of cancer experts
  • Integrated treatment personalized to you
  • Delicious, healthy and affordable meals
  • Onsite or nearby lodging for a discounted rate
  • Many amenities and services

Nearly 70 percent of CTCA patients travel to one of our hospitals from another state. Why?

  • Our physicians have expertise in treating many forms of cancer, including complex and advanced-stage diseases.
  • Our hospitals offer advanced technologies and tools to fight cancer combined with supportive care services to improve quality of life—all under one roof.
  • Our patients receive an individualized, comprehensive treatment plan from a team of cancer experts.