Oncology Social Services

Your oncology social worker can meet with you and your family to complete a comprehensive psychosocial assessment of your oncology needs. Your social worker then can assist you in meeting your identified needs to fit your life circumstances. 

Social workers assist with referrals for:

  • Community resources
  • Counseling
  • Counseling and support on financial issues
  • Support groups
  • Caregiver support
  • Transportation
  • Medical equipment
  • Home care
  • Palliative care
  • End-of-life care
  • Advance directives
  • Advocacy
  • Coordination of health care insurance and disability concerns
  • Medication assistance

If you would like assistance from an oncology social worker, please talk to your doctor or nurse, who can request a referral.

Contact Us

Our cancer team is here for you. Our cancer specialists have access to nationally recognized cancer care protocols and best practices, since Premier Health is a certified member of MD Anderson Cancer Network®, a program of MD Anderson Cancer Center. Our patients benefit from advanced local care backed by the world-renowned expertise of the nation’s leading cancer center. 

Call the Premier Health cancer hotline at (844) 316-HOPE(844) 316-4673 (4673), Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., to connect with a Premier Health cancer navigator.