CancerCare

CancerCare

Founded in 1944, CancerCare® is the leading national organization providing free, professional support services and information to help people manage the emotional, practical and financial challenges of cancer. Our comprehensive services include counseling and support groups over the phone, online and in-person, educational workshops, publications and financial and co-payment assistance. All CancerCare services are provided by oncology social workers and world-leading cancer experts.

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Comprehensive Assessment Is Key for Geriatric Patients

April 08, 2021

The information provided by the assessment is essential as it contributes to shared decision making. The goal of shared decision-making is for patients and clinicians to partner together and make informed choices based on the patient’s needs, values and preferences.