When you're facing a cancer diagnosis, the support of caring professionals helps you and your family find extra strength to face the challenges cancer brings. That's why cancer support is a vital part of care at Franciscan Health.
Franciscan Health gives you and your family a supportive environment for learning, sharing and healing during cancer treatment and beyond. And, because every cancer experience is unique, we provide comprehensive services that address your physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs.
Our resource centers conduct variety of cancer classes, support groups and workshops to educate and support you and your family throughout your cancer journey. These centers also give you and your family resources and services that address cancer prevention, detection, diagnosis, treatment and support. Computers are available to browse medical databases for information about cancers and their treatments.
Cancer diagnosis and treatment can be an overwhelming and confusing time. Cancer nurse navigators step in as your guide and advocate, helping you through your entire cancer treatment.
When your cancer treatment ends, our care keeps going. At Franciscan Health our cancer survivorship programs help cancer survivors transition into their post-active treatment lives.
Franciscan Health's hospice continues the ministry of Christ through compassionate care of the patient regardless of his or her ethnic or faith background. We put the patient and family first, allowing them to spend valuable time together.
Nutritional counseling can lower your risk for many health problems. The registered dietitians of Franciscan Health provide personalized nutrition education - teaching people the skills they need to manage their nutrition care wisely.
Occupational therapy helps improve a patient's cognitive, physical and motor skills. Franciscan Health's occupational therapists are focused on helping our patients better function in their daily lives.
Franciscan Health offers fully accredited physical therapists, who provide comprehensive services to help patients restore function, improve mobility, relieve pain, increase strength and prevent or limit permanent physical disabilities.