Association of Friends of NCI

  • In 2009 we established a transparent non-profit civil association which consists of physicians and employees of the NCI.
  • We are renewing the equipment fleet and modernizing the technical equipment.
  • We reconstruct and cultivate spaces.
  • We are improving the conditions for our patients in waiting rooms and outpatient clinics.
  • We increase patient comfort, we create a friendly atmosphere.
  • We support events focused on education, prevention and treatment of oncological diseases.
  • We take utmost care of the development of all NCI workplaces.
  • All funds obtained are used exclusively for the activities and renewal of the NCI.
  • In 2012 we reconstructed the Clinical Oncology E Department, which forms part of the largest bed ward department at NCI at the Clinical Oncology Clinic of SZU and NCI - it specializes in cancer treatment of the organs of the digestive system.
  • In 2013 we renovated the Surgical Oncology Clinic of SZU and NCI - the largest oncosurgical center in Slovakia and a consulting center in the field of diagnostics and oncosurgical treatment of malignant tumors for medical facilities in Slovakia.
  • In 2014 the Outpatient Chemotherapy Department - the largest workplace of its kind in the Slovak Republic - underwent a comprehensive reconstruction. It serves as a reference center for resolving the most complex cases from all over Slovakia.
  • In 2015 we reconstructed the Transplantation Unit at the Oncohematology I Department of the Oncohematology Clinic of LFUK and NCI - the second largest transplantation unit in Slovakia, which, thanks to the extensive reconstruction, has become one of the most modern centres of its kind in Europe.
  • In 2015 we renewed the Department of Clinical Pathology and Cytology which processes all samples taken in NCI, for example during surgery or in surgical outpatient clinics, and which determine the patient's final diagnosis.
  • In 2015 we opened a new relaxation zone in our small park with benches. Its added value is also the direct connection with the space in front of the main entrance through a new sidewalk. The soil around the park has been cultivated, flowers and trees have been added.
  • In 2016 the points of first contact of NCI acquired a new, more modern and functional image - a new central information desk and renovated refreshment areas with more comfortable seating - these have cultivated the entrance to the Main Building. The Central Reception and Registration of medical records on the ground floor in the Radiation Oncology Pavilion have also been restored.
  • In 2016 we opened a new specialized centre - Breast Surgery Center - which provides the most modern therapeutic procedures in the surgical treatment of breast cancer, including reconstructive plastic surgery.
  • In 2016 the Palliative Care Department (Clinical Oncology F Department) underwent a comprehensive reconstruction. It is the first and only centre in Slovakia that has been providing comprehensive acute outpatient and inpatient care for terminally ill patients for 22 years.
  • We accept financial donations in the account: SK84 1100 0000 0026 2518 0899.