ALERT® ORIS (version 220.127.116.11.1) went live at the Surgery Center of the Hospital do Câncer III (HC III), which integrates the National Cancer Institute (INCA) on August 12, 2013.
The Surgery Center of HC III serves hospitals of HC III and HC IV. This center offers five operation rooms, two recovery rooms, and an anesthesia room. On average, 130 surgeries are performed at this center every month. 220 professionals work at this unit, among them nurses, physicians and anesthesiologists.
HC III plays a very important role in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer and actively participates in research and training programs developed by INCA. HC III provides free hospital and medical assistance, as well as diagnosis confirmation, surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy treatments.
HC IV is INCA's palliative care unit, which is responsible for the active and full care of the Institute's patients with advanced terminal cancer.