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Navigating the medical system when facing cancer can be a daunting task for patients, survivors, and their family members. To support you in this challenging task, we have assembled resources in an easy-to-use online tool.

Our resource directory is continually updated to provide the most current information available. If you find an error, or are aware of a resource not listed, please email us. *Please note, inclusion of a resource in the directory is not an endorsement of that resource or service. 


 

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Cancer Treatment
1535 Medical Pkwy.
Carson City
NV
89703
(775) 883-5505

The team of physicians and staff at Radiation Oncology Associates use advanced approaches to radiation treatment and a full spectrum of therapeutic treaments.

The team of physicians and staff at Radiation Oncology Associates use advanced approaches to radiation treatment and a full spectrum of therapeutic treaments. Capabilities include external beam radiation therapy, intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT), high-dose rate brachytherapy (HDR), low-dose rate brachytherapy (LDR), prostate seed implant, and CyberKnife.

Spanish, Other
3987-A S. McCarran Blvd.
Reno
NV
89502
(775) 852-3422

Cash Clinical is a medical lab testing provider that provides low cost lab testing with payment by cash, check or credit card.

Cash Clinical is a medical lab testing provider that provides low cost lab testing with payment by cash, check or credit card. Their services are tailored for people who have no insurance or high deductibles. Locations in Reno and Carson City: 2310 S. Carson St., Suite #7A, Carson City, 775-883-4000 3987-A S. McCarran Blvd., Reno, 775-852-3422

Survivorship During & After Treatment

The mission of Casting for Recovery® (CfR) is to enhance the quality of life of women with breast cancer through a unique retreat program that combines breast cancer education and peer support with

The mission of Casting for Recovery® (CfR) is to enhance the quality of life of women with breast cancer through a unique retreat program that combines breast cancer education and peer support with the therapeutic sport of fly fishing. The program offers opportunities for women to find inspiration, discover renewed energy for life, and experience healing connections with other women and nature. CfR serves breast cancer survivors of all ages, in all stages of treatment and recovery, at no cost to participants.

Casting for Recovery retreats for Nevada are hosted at Meadowcliff Lodge in Coleville, CA and supported by Carson-Tahoe Health.

Cancer Screening, Prevention
6900 N. Durango Dr.
Las Vegas
NV
89149
(702) 835-9700

Centennial Hills Hospital's services include: The Breast Care Center - featuring digital mammography with MammoPad cushioning, breast ultrasound and breast biopsy.

Centennial Hills Hospital's services include: The Breast Care Center - featuring digital mammography with MammoPad cushioning, breast ultrasound and breast biopsy.

Education
Atlanta
GA
(888) 842-6355

As a leader in nationwide efforts to ease the burden of cancer, CDC works with national cancer organizations, state health agencies, and other key groups to develop, implement, and promote effectiv

As a leader in nationwide efforts to ease the burden of cancer, CDC works with national cancer organizations, state health agencies, and other key groups to develop, implement, and promote effective strategies for preventing and controlling cancer. Visit the CDC online for the latest statistics and data, helpful publications and expert journal articles, survivorship, prevention and more.

Education, Medications/Pharmacy, Support Programs & Services, Spanish

Chemocare.com is a comprehensive resource for cancer patients and their caregivers that provides chemotherapy drug and side effect information, cancer wellness information, and links to additional

Chemocare.com is a comprehensive resource for cancer patients and their caregivers that provides chemotherapy drug and side effect information, cancer wellness information, and links to additional reliable resources and organizations.

Children/Adolescents, Cancer Treatment
1800 W. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas
NV
89102
(702) 383-2000

Children's Hospital of Nevada at UMC is devoted to making sick and injured children healthy and well by combining compassionate, family-centered care with modern technology.

Children's Hospital of Nevada at UMC is devoted to making sick and injured children healthy and well by combining compassionate, family-centered care with modern technology. The hospital offers pediatric organ transplant services, pediatric critical care and emergency physicians, and pediatric sub specialists at all times. Children's Hospital of Nevada has oncology certification by the American College of Surgeons as a Comprehensive Cancer Center, and a designated 2nd opinion site.

Children/Adolescents, Spanish, Education
NV

The Children's Oncology Group Family Handbook 2nd Edition, provides families with reliable information about treatment, support, and follow-up care for children and young people with can

The Children's Oncology Group Family Handbook 2nd Edition, provides families with reliable information about treatment, support, and follow-up care for children and young people with cancer. In addition to a print version, the handbook is available for E-Readers free of charge in English, Spanish, and French. Links to download the E-Book versions to iBooks, Kindle, and other E-Readers can be found on the COG Family Handbook webpage.

Survivorship During & After Treatment, Children/Adolescents, Education

The Children’s Oncology Group Long-Term Follow-Up Guidelines for Survivors of Childhood, Adolescent, and Young Adult Cancers (COG LTFU Guidelines) are a resource for healthcare professiona

The Children’s Oncology Group Long-Term Follow-Up Guidelines for Survivors of Childhood, Adolescent, and Young Adult Cancers (COG LTFU Guidelines) are a resource for healthcare professionals who provide ongoing care to survivors of pediatric malignancies. Although the information within the guidelines will certainly prove valuable to the survivors themselves, the only version currently available is targeted to healthcare professionals. Therefore, survivors who choose to review these guidelines are strongly encouraged to do so with the assistance of a healthcare professional knowledgeable about long-term follow-up care for survivors of childhood, adolescent, and young adult cancers.

Cancer Screening
485 W/ B. St., Ste. 101
Fallon
NV
89406
(775) 423-4434

Each of Nevada's Community Health Nursing clinics offers a variety of services including nursing services to residents of all ages and incomes.  The community health nurses provide services in 13 l

Each of Nevada's Community Health Nursing clinics offers a variety of services including nursing services to residents of all ages and incomes.  The community health nurses provide services in 13 locations throughout the state.  Each clinic provides services at a low cost or using a sliding scale dependent upon income.  Services are not denied due to inability to pay.  The clinics also accept private insurance, Medicaid and Medicare. Services include cancer screening for breast, cervical, colorectal and testicular cancers, immunizations including for the HPV vaccine, as well as counseling and education on a variety of health topics.

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