Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center
Thanks to advances in research, improved screening, and the latest treatments, many people diagnosed with cancer live long, healthy lives.
At the Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center, we know that your need for care continues beyond active treatment. Our Cancer Survivorship Program is designed to address those needs, using nationally accepted guidelines from organizations such as the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN).
Enhance Your Life with Ongoing Care
The Cancer Survivorship Program at the Simmons Cancer Center is the next step as you transition to life after treatment. Your physician will discuss the program with you when the time is right.
Our team of survivorship experts will help address physical, emotional, and practical needs that you and your family may face.
Your care team includes an advanced practice provider who will continue your care through the survivorship program.
Visits may include a review of recommended screenings, such as colonoscopies and mammograms, and guidance to support your overall health.
Your physician will be kept up to date on your health and any needs you may have related to the care they provided.
What to Expect from the Cancer Survivorship Program
- Ongoing monitoring for cancer recurrence
- Management of side effects related to cancer treatment
- Recommended screenings for other types of cancer
- Emotional support as you readjust to your daily routines
- Support for maintaining a healthy diet and fitness plan
- Referrals to additional support professionals and programs
Through the Cancer Survivorship Program, you’ll have access to a variety of support services, including: