Each year, thousands of people develop diseases, such as leukemia, Hodgkin’s disease, non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and multiple myeloma that are treatable with blood stem cell or bone marrow transplants. The Jewish Hospital offers the only adult blood and marrow transplant center in the Tristate where more than 100 blood and bone marrow transplants are performed each year.
Our suburban Cincinnati location provides easy access for patients and their families living in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. Research protocols ensure that all patients are evaluated to receive leading-edge treatments. And the 23-bed intensive care unit offers state-of-the-art care that minimizes stress and maximizes comfort for patients and their families.
The Jewish Hospital is among the nation's best in this field, officially recognized for overall excellence by the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT). FACT accredits bone marrow transplant programs that have demonstrated an exceptional level of quality patient care.
FACT is a non-profit organization developed by the International Society for Cellular Therapy (ISCT) and the American Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation (ASBMT) to establish standards for high quality medical and laboratory practices. In 1997, FACT initiated its voluntary, comprehensive, standard-setting inspection and accreditation program that encompasses all phases of blood cell collection, processing and transplant.
The Jewish Hospital is accredited by Joint Commission, demonstrating compliance with organizational, patient care and safety standards. The Blood and Marrow Transplant Center is also a:
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