CCDR host a Telehealth nurse case management service available to cancer patients and their families. You can book in a time with one of our wonderful nurses who will help you navigate all the services available to you and make sure that you and your family have a good care plan.
1300 75 50 50 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Specialist nurses are available in pancreatic cancer, brain cancer and ovarian cancer.
For pancreatic cancer patients and families, we also have a dedicated site www.pancreaus.org with additional information
Once you have set your appointment, you will be able to:
Talk to a registered nurse who understands your specific type of cancer
Develop a care plan for you and your family
Ask questions about your diagnosis and treatment
Find out about the services available in your local area
Talk about your family situation and make sure everyone is being cared for
Ask about clinical trials
Ask about pain management and palliative care
Understand the referrals you can ask your oncologist or GP about
Check if there is a nurse at your treatment centre with experience caring for patients with your specific type of cancer
…or just have a chat with someone who is there to listen