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Cancer Services

Support Services

At Deaconess, we're dedicated not only to helping you beat cancer, but to making the fight as easy as possible. The following Deaconess resources offer assistance with the medical, physical, emotional and spiritual sides of cancer with the ultimate goal of helping families find the strength to fight one of life's greatest battles.

Breast Prosthesis Program
Deaconess Home Services is dedicated to providing quality breast prosthetic products to help post-mastectomy patients attain the freedom and comfort these products offer.

Cancer Rehabilitation and Education Program
Physical and occupational therapy can be a great asset during the recovery process.

Healing Touch Massage
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A specially trained massage therapist offers oncology massages. Massages compliment conventional medicine and aid in the healing process.

Home Services
Deaconess Home Services offers home health care, home medical equipment and more.

The Deaconess on-line health library which includes cancer information written by our expert physicians and staff.

Medication Assistance Program
Prescription medications are an important part of your total health care. Unfortunately, many patients can't afford the medications they need.

Nurse Navigators
Nurse Navigators are specially designated medical staff who will walk with you through your entire medical journey, explaining diagnosis, treatment, and recovery.

Religious Life
The Deaconess Religious Life staff is available to help you with any spiritual needs you may have.

Resource Library
The Chancellor Center offers a Resource Library available to all patients and family. Call 812-858-CARE (2273) or ask at the front desk of the Chancellor Center to access their cancer information.  

Wig Bank
The Chancellor Center for Oncology offers wigs, hats and scarves at no cost through the American Cancer Society. Please visit the Chancellor Center for Oncology for assistance. The hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. Call 812-858-CARE (2273) with any questions.

Additional Care
All patients routinely receive a free lymphedema screening, a physical therapy needs assessment, and consultation with a registered dietitian. Therapeutic recommendations are based on individual needs.

Deaconess Oncology Services 
812-858-CARE (2273)

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