Patient and Family Support
Our team is dedicated to helping patients and families navigate cancer care. Lake Health/University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center employs licensed social workers to address the needs and concerns of patients and families, including group and individual counseling sessions. Lake Health/University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center also employs dietitians to assist patients with their nutritional needs.
LH/UH Seidman Cancer Center has a collaborative relationship with The Hospice of the Western Reserve , which provides easy access to palliative and hospice care.
LH/UH Seidman Cancer Center has also opened a Cancer Resource Center in cooperation with the American Cancer Society for patients and caregivers to utilize for gathering educational and supportive information.
Local Support Groups
We work closely with the American Cancer Society to provide support groups and helpful programs. Learn more here.
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