Istituto Oncologico della Svizzera Italiana

The Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland (IOSI) is based on the model of integrated cancer centres and includes all oncologic activities which are carried out within the public hospitals of Southern Switzerland. IOSI encompasses 6 divisions: medical oncology, radio-oncology, nuclear medicine (incl. PET-CT unit), haematology, palliative care and research. The IOSI was set up in accordance with the North American model of "Comprehensive Cancer Centre", even if its structure is particular as it is a transversal organisation within the multisite hospital EOC (Ente Ospedaliero Cantonale). The IOSI, therefore, has the ambition to represent the model of a clearly organised hospital complex, integrating all the specialties which deal with diagnosis, treatment and research of cancer diseases.

The IOSI guarantees its patients a holistic approach and the possibility of getting the benefit of the most recent cancer research. For its high quality medical care IOSI is recognised both nationally and internationally.

IOSI made autologous haematopoietic stem cells transplant since 1993 The Transplant Unit has three facilities, collection with nurses trained for stem cells apheresis, clinical and processing. We perform an average of 38 apheresis procedure and 16 autologous transplant a year.

The IOSI’s Transplant Unit is JACIE accredited since 2005.

 

 

Istituto Oncologico della Svizzera Italiana

Contact

Mauro Baglioni
Phone +41 91 811 86 12
mbaglioni@ebmt-swiss-ng.org

IOSI
Ospedale Regionale di Bellinzona e Valli
(San Giovanni)
Reparto Emato -Oncologia
CH-6500 Bellinzona
Switzerland
www.eoc.ch


Contact

EBMT Swiss Nurses Working Group
Alexandra Dziuban-Husain, President
info@ebmt-swiss-ng.org

About EBMT

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The EBMT is devoted to the promotion of all aspects associated with the transplantation of haematopoietic stem cells from all donor sources and donor types including basic and clinical research, education, standardisation, quality control, and accreditation for transplant procedures.