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ProCure Training Centers

An inclined-beam treatment room at the ProCure Training and Development Center
Growth in Proton Therapy Increases Demand for Well-Trained Staff Since opening in 2008, the ProCure Training and Development Center (TDC) in Bloomington, Indiana, has prepared more than 100 health care professionals employed by ProCure Treatments Centers, Inc., to work in the burgeoning field of proton therapy. Demand for well-educated professional staff is high, because of the growing number of centers offering this high-tech cancer treatment. Having a dedicated training center helps ProCure get proton therapy centers up and running faster — a marked advantage for patients seeking proton therapy and the benefits it can bring, including more precise tumor targeting and less damage to normal tissues than traditional photon radiation. The TDC offers hands-on training for... Full article