Over the last 29 years, more than $4.5 million has been raised for Prisma Health Cancer Centers through The Drive. Proceeds have helped fund—
VO2 Max machine—new technology that measures a cancer patient’s oxygen utilization during aerobic exercise.
Gastrointestinal diagnostic equipment to perform Endoscopic Ultrasound.
Sofa Beds in the inpatient oncology rooms for the comfort of family members.
Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEMS) system for minimally invasive surgery to remove rectal polyps and early stage rectal cancers.
Lymphedema assessment and Early Detection Monitors/Analyzers in the inpatient oncology rooms for the comfort of family members.
Neoprobes for sentinel node biopsies in cancer surgeries (for example, breast cancer and melanoma).
Skin Cancer Screenings for the community.
Upgrade to the da Vinci® Robotic Surgical Systems, which provides minimally invasive surgery used in cancer treatment (for example, prostate and gynecologic cancers).
Ultrasound System for the Breast Center.
Support of the Brain Tumor Research Program