Have you, or someone you know, been diagnosed with cancer? Help is at hand.
Below you will find a set of resources for people for people who have just been diagnosed with cancer.
You will also find the contact details for our cancer support team who can help you with any non-medical concerns you may have.
Non-urgent advice: Resources
Ask about your cancer treatment
Holistic needs assessment
Just come In (Maggie’s Wallace Cambridge)
Addenbrooke’s oncology and haematology department
Application for Prescription Charge Exemption
Please ask your GP for this form. As a cancer patient you do not pay for your prescriptions.
Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Service (MCISS)
Patient advice and liaison service (PALS)
We work closely with staff across the Trust to resolve concerns promptly. The PALS team will acknowledge your contact as quickly as possible and aim to resolve any issues within ten working days, although this may take longer in some circumstances.
MyChart patient portal
MyChart is the electronic patient portal at Addenbrooke’s and The Rosie hospitals which allows patients to securely access parts of their health record held within the hospitals’ Epic electronic patient record system.
The Cancer Support Team at Addenbrooke’s is here to support you throughout your experience of cancer. Contact us on 01223 274801, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or complete our online form to access the help you need. We can provide support on a wide range of non-medical issues including financial, emotional and practical support.