Resources for Cancer Patients
The physicians and staff at the DeKalb Medical Cancer Center are committed to helping you become a cancer survivor. From diagnosis, through treatment, to recovery and cure, our patients receive superior care from every person on our team. We specialize in providing resources for cancer patients and creating cancer survivors. Our patients and their families are partners with the medical team, working together for the best possible outcome. Our Cancer Center staff can find the cancer resources you need and provide the help you require to maximize your treatments and get you back to good health again. We are committed to not just curing disease but also to enhancing life for every patient who becomes a part of our survivor network.
Resources for Cancer Patients
One of the most important aspects of your care is having access to your care team. We have a Cancer Care Team that consists of cancer physicians, oncology-certified nurses and other specialty certified clinicians who are here to assist you in your cancer journey. Call us for any cancer center resource assistance you need to get answers to your questions or to find cancer resources to help you get the best care available. Learn more about key contacts within the Cancer Center at DeKalb Medical who are happy to help you in any way they can with resources for cancer patients.
The Cancer Center at DeKalb Medical is dedicated to providing the highest quality oncology care and cancer resources with the best possible outcomes. Click here to review the 2010 Cancer Annual Report. Read more about quality measures throughout DeKalb Medical.
Wellness on Wheels Mammograms
Screenings are provided to women free of charge who have no health insurance, Medicare or Medicaid through DeKalb Medical's mobile health clinic, Wellness on Wheels. You must have an appointment to receive a mammogram through Wellness on Wheels. To schedule appointments for this mammography service, please call 404.501.7175. Read more about Wellness on Wheels and the services we provide.
Get directions to any of our DeKalb Medical Cancer Center facilities (complete with driving directions to the hospital, maps and directions to the actual facility).
Cancer Center Library/Publications
The Rose Mary Wilson Resource Library is open to the public from 9 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday. It was established to provide educational tools and cancer resources for patients going through diagnosis and treatment. The library is housed in the Cancer Center and is easily accessible to patients undergoing treatment in the Outpatient Infusion Center. In addition to a wide range of books, videos and DVDs, the library maintains a wide variety of informational brochures on cancer-related issues.
The Cancer Center produces a variety of printed cancer resources to help patients and people in the community to understand more about cancer. The publications, which are valuable resources for cancer patients, are distributed to patients in the hospital and are available to anyone interested upon request. Click below for a copy of any of the following DeKalb Medical Cancer Center publications and cancer resources:
The DeKalb Medical Cancer Center is dedicated to providing quality resources for cancer patients. For more information, call 404.501.EASY.