Pikeville Medical Center was recently awarded the 2018 Outstanding Achievement Award by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons. PMC is part of an elite group of health care facilities, which includes 24 U.S. accredited cancer programs to receive this national honor for cancer surveys performed January 1 through December 31, 2018. This marks the fourth consecutive survey cycle for which PMC has received the award. PMC’s cancer program was evaluated on 34 standards categorized within five cancer program activity areas: program management, clinical services, continuum of care services, patient outcomes, and date quality. The Outstanding Achievement Award acknowledges cancer programs that achieve excellence in providing quality care to cancer patients.