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Programs & Services

Alberta Breast Cancer Screening Program

Provides information about breast cancer screening in Alberta.

Alberta Cervical Cancer Screening Program

Province-wide organized cervical cancer screening program.

Alberta Colorectal Cancer Screening Program

Provides a province-wide colorectal cancer screening program.

Alberta Radiosurgery Centre

Provides information on treatments for brain and extracranial sites that use three-dimensional scanning techniques.

Alberta Thoracic Oncology Program

Offers a timely, healthcare team assessment for people who may have lung cancer and facilitates initial treatment if required

Allard Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Clinic

High risk breast and or ovarian cancer clinic.

Ambulatory Services

Provides day procedures to communities.

Birth Control Centre

Offers confidential services to teenage girls and women who can't afford or access birth control.

Breast Health Program

Diagnoses and treats breast health problems.

Calgary Breast Health Program

Provides care to people with breast health issues including breast cancer.

Calgary Supportive Care for Cancer Patients

Services to help patients and their families cope with the emotional, psychological and social stresses that often surface as a result of cancer and its treatment.

Calgary Supportive Care for Cancer Patients - Counselling Services

Services to help patients and their families cope with the emotional, psychological and social stresses that often surface as a result of cancer and its treatment.

Calgary Supportive Care for Cancer Patients - Resource Counselling

Counselling for cancer patients to help them meet their basic needs.

Cancer Care Services

Assessment, treatment and support for Cancer patients.

Cancer Information Centre

Library and information services are provided for patients, families, and friends.

Cancer Patient Navigation and Tumor Triage Coordination

Provides help by explaining treatments, tests and choices so cancer patients can prepare for visits and by improving the coordination of care.

Cancer Treatment and Care - Associate Cancer Centres

Alberta Associate Cancer Centres provide cancer care and treatment to patients in their home communities.

Cancer Treatment and Care - Community Cancer Centres

Alberta Community Cancer Centres provide cancer care and treatment to patients in or near their home communities.

Cancer View Canada

Online cancer information

Cervical Cancer Screening

Offers cervical cancer screening tests for women who are having financial challenges and/or cultural barriers.

Cervical Health Program

Offers cervical cancer tests.

Chemotherapy / Systemic Cancer Treatments

Information on anticancer drugs used to treat cancer.

Chemotherapy Class

Information session about chemotherapy.

Clinical Breast Health Program

Provides education, information, resources, and support to people with breast cancer or suspected breast cancer.

Colon Cancer Screening

This service offers comprehensive care, with a focus on screening and detection of colon cancer.

Colonoscopy

Provides visual examination of the lining of your colon (large intestine) from your rectum to the ileocecal value using a colonoscope.

Colposcopy Outpatient Clinic

Assessment, diagnoses, treats, and provides follow-up or referral as needed for women with abnormal Pap test results.

Community Liaison Program

A Program for cancer patients who need palliative care at home.

Comprehensive Breast Care Program

The Comprehensive Breast Care Program (CBCP) aims to offer timely, consistent accessible care to individuals with abnormal breast changes, including suspicion of breast cancer. The goal is to ensure steamless, integrated, patient-centered, high quality breast health care.

Dyspnea Clinic

This clinic treats patients who are experiencing shortness of breath due to pleural effusions.

Eating for Your Life - The Best Nutrition for People with Cancer / Basic Nutrition

Nutrition class for cancer patients and their families.

Energize

A class for people with cancer who feel very tired (cancer-related fatigue). Family members and support people are welcome.

Exercising for Your Life - How to Start an Activity Program to Help You Cope and Survive

A class discussing how physical activity may benefit people with cancer, based on the latest scientific research.

HPV Immunization

Provision of GARDASIL vaccine to help guard against HPV.

Healing Connections

The Healing Connections program is a supportive service that welcomes all patients who are going through breast cancer surgery.

Hematology - Inpatients

This is an inpatient unit which provides care for patients with hematological disorders.

Hematology - Outpatients

Care and services for hematology patients, including patient education.

Hematology - Pediatric

Provides inpatient and outpatient assessment, treatment, and follow-up for children who have conditions and disorders of the blood.

Hematology/Oncology - Outpatients

Assessment, diagnosis and treatment of hematological/oncological disorders.

High Resolution Anoscopy Clinic

Screening for anal cancer in HIV positive men.

John Akabutu Comprehensive Centre for Bleeding Disorders

Provides diagnosis, treatment and management of congenital bleeding disorders in children and adults.

Living with Cancer Series

A yearly series of educational sessions that provide information on various types of cancer.

Look Good Feel Better

Offers a special program to help women with cancer enhance their appearance and self esteem.

Mammography Services

Service providing mammograms.

Mind Your Memory

This is a patient education class for those cancer patients experiencing difficulties with memory or concentration as a result of their cancer disease or cancer treatments.

Moving Forward

Head and Neck cancer treatment and recovery can be complex and sometimes confusing. To assist patients with cancers of the head and neck through this challenging experience, they are invited to attend this education class.

New Patient Information Session

Orientation to the Cross Cancer Institute for all new patients, their families and friends.

Northern Alberta Children's Cancer Program

Cares for children with cancer.

Nuclear Medicine

Uses a special camera to take pictures of tissues and organs in the body.

Nutrition

A Registered Dietitian provides cancer patients with nutrition information to help maximize the benefits of treatment.

Occupational Therapy - Cross Cancer Institute

Occupational therapy assists cancer patients to achieve goals related to independence, productivity, and quality of life. Occupational therapy is available to both inpatients and outpatients.

Oncology - Inpatients

Inpatient services for diagnosis and treatment of cancer.

Orientation for New Patients

Orientation sessions to prepare new patients for the whole process of care.

Outpatient Cancer Drug Benefit Program

The Outpatient Cancer Drug Benefit Program (OCDBP) provides, without charge, cancer drugs to registered Alberta cancer patients.

Pain and Symptom Control Program

Program for cancer patients who are having problems with pain or other symptoms from cancer.

Pain and Symptom Control Telehealth Clinic

Clinic for patients in rural communities having problems with pain or other cancer symptoms who do not have access to treatment specialists locally.

Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Services

Provides blood and marrow transplantation to children.

Pediatric Hematology

This outpatient clinic cares for children in and around Calgary with known or suspected hematological disorders.

Pediatric Oncology - Inpatients

Inpatient treatment for children with cancer.

Pediatric Oncology - Outpatients

Outpatient oncology services.

Physical Therapy - Cross Cancer Institute

Physical therapy services assists cancer patients to maximize their functional ability and minimize the impact of physical problems that may arise as a result of cancer or cancer treatments.

Physical Therapy Breast Class

Patient education class for breast cancer patients receiving radiation therapy.

Preparing for Chemotherapy

A class to prepare patients and family members for chemotherapy treatments with discussion on how to manage possible side effects.

Psychosocial and Spiritual Resources - Spiritual Care Services

The spiritual care provider is available to support inpatients and their families during their stay

Psychosocial and Spiritual Resources Program - Arts in Medicine

Classes in creative expression that are available for cancer patients and family members. Individual counselling is also available by a Professional Art Therapist

Psychosocial and Spiritual Resources Program - Individual Counselling

Individual counselling provided to cancer patients and their family members.

Psychosocial and Spiritual Resources Program - Social Work Services

This service provides support through important decisions and practical concerns. They can also help find and arrange needed services wtihin the hospital and the community.

Psychosocial and Spiritual Resources Program - Support Groups

Group support sessions for cancer patients and their family members provided by Clinical Psychologists and other professionals.

Psychosocial and Spiritual Resources Program, Cross Cancer Centre

This program provides psychological, social and spiritual support to cancer patients and their families.

Pulmonary Medicine Inpatient Unit

Provides care to adult patients with lung disease, and to those who require long term ventilator support. Also offers care to lung transplant patients before and after the transplant.

Radiation Therapy Treatments

Provides radiation therapy, a therapy where high-energy rays are directed at a cancer site to stop cells from growing and dividing.

Rehabilitation and Lymphedema Program

Provides rehabilitation services and lymphedema management for cancer patients.

SCOPE Program

Provides Colorectal cancer screening to Albertans residing in the Edmonton zone.

Screen Test: Alberta Breast Cancer Screening Program

Offers breast cancer screening (mammograms) in Calgary, Edmonton, and rural Alberta.

Southern Alberta Pediatric Bleeding Disorders Clinic

Specialty clinic providing care to children with known bleeding disorders.

Speech Language Pathology - Cross Cancer Institute

Speech-language pathology services assists cancer patients to maximize their speech and swallowing abilities.

Van Shuttle Service

Free shuttle service to transport out-of-town cancer patients.

What Works? Complementary Therapy Options that Can Help You Deal with Cancer Better

Information class on complementary therapy options for cancer patients and family members.

Wig Service and Hair Alternatives

Offers a variety of wigs for loan to cancer patients.

Women's Wellness Clinic

Clinic services with a focus on women's health issues.