News and Updates

Online Health Chat: Managing Cancer Treatment Side Effects



If you or a loved one is undergoing cancer treatment, you should join us on Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 12pm for a free, online chat session discussing management of side effects from chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy. Side effects including, nausea, fatigue, skin changes, hair loss and sexual changes can seriously affect a patients well being.  Dr. Carolyn Horowitz, Medical Director Radiation Oncology and Dr. Trina Poretta, Medical Director Cancer Program will be online answering your questions free and anonymously.

Can't make this date?  Follow the link below, click "enter the event" and submit your questions ahead of time.  Your questions will be answered by the physician during the live session, and you may view the answer in the chat archive at any time!

Click here to participate.

Key Patient Contacts

Louise M. Baca RN MSN - Cancer Center Administrator
856-218-5321

Oncology Nurse Navigator
Appointment scheduling and treatment navigation.
856-218-5324

Abigale Hassel, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C - Social Worker
Patient support and information.
856-218-5322

Cancer Center Accreditations

Commission on Cancer, ACR, NAPBC, Screening Center of Excellence

Upcoming Classes

Tai Chi - 02/08/2016
Tai Chi is a Chinese slow motion exercise designed to promote good health and longevity by circulating internal energy or 'chi.' Benefits include promoting relaxation and reducing stress. Anyone can do it regardless of age or condition. Great by itself or complements other exercises, lowers blood pressure, improves balance and coordination, slows and improves breathing and builds strength and vitality for cancer patients during and after treatment.

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HOPE - Helping Oncology Patients Exercise - 02/08/2016
Open to adult cancer patients of all ages and fitness levels. Research suggests exercise can help cancer patients reduce pain, nausea, anxiety and fatigue, improve ability to perform daily activities and enhance mood.

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