Cancer Support Services

A diagnosis of cancer can be overwhelming and affect all aspects of your life. In addition to the physical challenges you may be experiencing from your diagnosis and treatment, many patients and families also experience concerns with navigating the health care system as well as practical issues, such as finances, insurance, transportation, family conflict and feelings of anxiety, fear or depression.

Baptist Cancer Support Services does not want you to fight alone; we are here to walk with you throughout your cancer journey and to help you address these concerns. Our department is composed of patient navigation, social work and dietitian/nutrition services as a part of your cancer care here at Baptist.

Services Offered:

  • Transportation assistance for appointments and treatment
  • Support groups
  • Paxman scalp cooling coordination
  • Wigs and hair prostheses support
  • Coordination of referrals for in-home supports and durable medical equipment
  • Coordination of referrals for financial assistance, medication assistance and travel/lodging for cancer care
  • Assistance with disability and FMLA
  • Nutrition consultations by a registered dietitia
  • Oral nutrition supplements
  • Diagnosis or treatment - specific education materials
  • Referrals to supportive care services, including cancer rehab palliative care and home health

  If you are interested in our cancer support services, please call us at 850.908.2770 or by this form.