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Managing Cancer Care

No matter what decisions you make about your cancer care, know that support is always available to help you manage your care. This section includes information about health care services, insurance options, advance directives, and using trusted resources when seeking print and online sources of health information.

  • Finding Health Care Services

    If you have been diagnosed with cancer, finding a doctor and treatment facility for your cancer care is an important step to getting the best treatment possible. Learn tips for choosing a doctor and hospital or treatment facility to manage your cancer care.

  • Managing Costs and Medical Information

    People with cancer and their families may face major financial burdens. Cancer treatment can be very expensive, even when you have insurance. Learn ways to manage and track tests and treatments, paperwork, bills, health insurance, and other records.

  • Advance Directives

    Advance directives are legal documents that allow you to decide ahead of time what kind of medical care you want and who you want to make decisions for you if you're too ill to speak for yourself.

  • How to Find Cancer Resources You Can Trust

    Some online sources can provide misleading or incorrect information. Cancer and other health information, whether in print or online, should come from a trusted, credible source