Oncology Rehab Partners (ORP) is the industry leader in cancer rehabilitation and survivorship care. Headquartered in Marlborough, Massachusetts, ORP is dedicated to the pursuit of exceeding the expectations of our Clients in the implementation and Outcomes of the STAR Program®. The STAR Program is designed to guide hospitals, cancer centers and healthcare facilities through the process of developing and implementing a multidisciplinary oncology rehabilitation service line focused on four key outcomes categories: Access to Care, Patient Function, Patient Satisfaction, and Clinician Education.
The STAR Program was developed by a team led by Julie Silver, MD, associate professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Silver is a physiatrist and a cancer survivor who personally experienced the consequences of a lack of rehabilitation services following her own cancer treatment in 2003. Dr. Silver is a leading expert in the field of cancer rehabilitation and has published numerous scientific articles in both oncology and rehabilitation journals.