Today on the 5th of December 2019 Icon Group has become the first Australian healthcare company to deliver cancer care treatment in China. The first radiation therapy treatment has been delivered to a local Chinese resident at the first Icon Cancer Centre in Jiangxian. This state-of-the-art centre, located in Jiangxian Red Cross Hospital is equipped with a Varian Halcyon System, the latest in radiation therapy technology with the capacity to treat up to 80 patients a day. It is the first of many Icon Cancer Centre’s set to open across Mainland China in the coming years alongside our other partnerships with Sanbo Brain Hospital and United Family Healthcare.
Icon Group CEO, Mark Middleton reflects on the three year long journey in making this dream a reality below.