Overview

Patient Volumes

Therapeutic Treatments and Patient Volumes (N = 421,405)

2018

Provided below is an overview of the number of professional visits¹, chemotherapy treatment visits² and radiation treatment visits³ provided at Taussig Cancer Institute in 2018.

Department Visits
Hematology & Medical Oncology 105,576
Radiation Oncology 58,549
Regional Oncology 141,263
Regional Radiation Oncology 49,293
Cleveland Clinic Cancer Centers 25,930
Ohio Cancer Specialists 17,449
Akron General Hospital Oncology 23,345
Total 421,405

¹Billed professional E&M CPT code quantities by Taussig Cancer Institute physicians and advanced practice providers

²Completed Epic appointments with a treatment-related visit type in Taussig Cancer Institute infusion suites

³Billed radiation treatment CPT code quantities by Taussig Cancer Institute radiation treatment units

Total visits represent all outpatient and inpatient visits with a clinical provider or resource. This includes the number of physician and treatment visits. Nursing, lab, social work, and blood and marrow transplant are excluded. Patients were seen by Taussig Cancer Institute staff at main campus, family health/cancer centers, and during professional visits at Cleveland Clinic regional hospitals.

Outpatient Evaluation and Management Visits by Disease Group (N = 170,102)

2018

Disease/Site Outpatient Visits
Benign Hematology 16,786
Breast 31,610
Central Nervous System 2,880
Endocrine 866
Gastrointestinal 25,626
Genitourinary 17,274
Gynecological 2,601
Head and Neck 6,867
Ill Defined, Metastatic Site, or Unknown 593
Leukemia/MDS 10,367
Lung 16.383
Lymphoma 16,142
Melanoma 4,631
Myeloma 11,277
Sarcoma 3,585
All Others 2,614

MDS = myelodysplastic syndromes

Includes patients seen by Taussig Cancer Institute staff for evaluation and management appointments at main campus, family health centers/cancer centers, and during professional visits at Cleveland Clinic regional hospitals.