Missing your summer reading lists?
Triage Cancer
August 2016
Catch up on Summer Reading with our Award-Winning Blog

Top 100 Cancer Blogs

Triage Cancer was recently named number 6 of the top 100 cancer blogs.  We are honored to be recognized by Feedspot and are certainly among good company.

Have you been keeping up with our blogs this summer?  If not, here are some highlights:

Why a Clinical Trial May Matter to You: If you or a loved one have started considering treatment options, or if you are considering making some changes to your treatment, you may want to know more about participating in a clinical trial. Read More...

Medical Marijuana: A Guide to Navigating Employment: A few months ago, we posted a blog about the legal and practical issues of medical marijuana. This blog follows up on the challenges facing employees who are using medical marijuana to address their side effects from cancer treatment. Read More...

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Triage Cancer Conferences
 
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We recently hosted the first two Triage Cancer Conferences in Nashville, TN, and Philadelphia, PA. Attendees spent the day learning about survivorship care plans, advocacy, how to get, keep, and use health insurance, employment issues, and how to navigate finances during and after treatment. Both were very successful events, drawing in survivors, caregivers, advocates and health care professionals from 9 different states!

Here is just some of the positive feedback we received:

Even after 30 years in health care, I learned new things today!

I wish I had this information six years ago when I was first diagnosed.


Check out some pictures from the conferences in Nashville and Philadelphia

We are hosting one more Conference this year and we hope you will join us!

October 8, 2016
9:00am - 4:30pm
American Cancer Society Hope Lodge
Salt Lake City, UT
More Information and Registration

Can't join us in Salt Lake City? Stay tuned for our 2017 dates and locations!
 
FREE Events for Survivors & Health Care Professionals
 
RN and JLM during in-service
 
Triage Cancer, in partnership with Cancer and Careers, provides FREE In-Service Trainings for oncology healthcare professionals and advocates on employment, health insurance, and disability insurance issues facing cancer survivors and caregivers.

Free CEUs are available for nurses and social workers.

September 16, 2016
Wichita, KS
Information and Registration

September 30, 2016
Jackson, MS
Information and Registration

We will also be participating in FREE events in these cities geared towards patients, survivors, caregivers, and advocates.

September 15, 2016
Via Christi - St. Francis Hospital Wichita, KS
Information and registration

October 1, 2016
Jackson Zoo
Jackson, MS
Information and registration


Visit our website for a complete list of upcoming events. We may be coming to a city near you!

 
Triage Cancer Webinars
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Each month, Triage Cancer offers a free webinar on a cancer survivorship topic. Topics range from finances to nutrition, family planning to disability insurance. Check out these upcoming topics:
 
 
Clinical Trials 101
Presented by Dr. Susan Love and Monica Bryant, Esq.

August 31, 2016

Clinical trials give us medical advances. This webinar will provide tips on how to find clinical trials, dispel common myths, and explain insurance coverage for clinical trials.
 
Making Sense of the
Medicare Maze

Presented by Monica Bryant, Esq.


September 21, 2016

This webinar cover the basics of the Medicare system, including how to become eligible, the different "Parts," and what to think about during open enrollment.

For a full listing of webinars and to register, visit http://triagecancer.org/webinars.

Did you miss a webinar? Don't worry! Each webinar is recorded and available for viewing at your convenience on our Webinars page.




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