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Oncology Rehabilitation Guide

Mind - Body - SpiritCancer is a journey you don't plan to take. It's a world filled with new terminology, technology, options, experiences and friends. To overcome the challenges faced, the Coborn Cancer Center takes an integrated approach in caring for the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of you and your family.

Review the sections below to view an online version of the Oncology Rehabilitation Guide. The resources listed here are available as PDFs.

Contact Information & Introduction

Cancer Survivor Wellness Plan

When you meet with your health care team, you will work together to develop a wellness plan to help care for your physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs.

Manage Stress

Improve Your Resiliency

Get the Sleep You Need

Build a Healthy Eating Style

Exercise and Stay Active

Make Your Home Safe

Take Steps to Prevent and Detect Cancer

Preparing for Cancer Treatment

When you hear the words "you have cancer," your life is forever changed. It is normal to have many questions and to feel anxious and stressed about your cancer diagnosis and treatment. Don't hesitate to talk to your provider about all the questions and concerns you have.

Talking About Cancer

Relieving Financial Stress of Cancer Treatment

Balancing Cancer and Work

Reflecting

During Cancer Treatment

Coborn Cancer Center offers a new dimension of care that is designed to provide you with access to information and services that can enhance your quality of life.

Handling Hazardous Drugs Safely at Home

Radiation Therapy

Coping With Your Feelings

Driving and Cancer

Reflecting

Side Effect Management

After Cancer Treatment

After treatment ends it may be hard to transition to a new way of life. It's not so much "getting back to normal" as it is finding out what's normal for you now. This part of your recovery may take more time than you expect.

Survivorship Visit

Feelings and Relationships

Body Changes and Intimacy

Reflection

Appendix

We offer programming designed to improve quality of life for those living with cancer and their loved ones. View the survivorship events calendar.

To register for classes and events, visit centracare.com/events, email CobornCancerCenter@centracare.com or call 320-229-5100, ext. 75100.

Resources

We provide the following resource information for the convenience of our patients.

Educational Videos — More About Cancer Treatments

At Coborn Cancer Center, we understand what you are going through. You may be facing some concerns and uncertainties before you begin cancer treatment. We’re here to help you with every step of your treatment.

If you will be having chemotherapy or Radiation Therapy, please take some time to view our video to learn more about what you can expect during your cancer journey.

Educational Videos:

Coborn Cancer Center chemotherapy videos

Cancer Quest: Introduction to Chemotherapy

Cancer Quest: Introduction to Radiation Therapy

RT Answers: What is Radiation Therapy

Educational Videos — Side Effect Management

Managing Side-Effects

Side effects vary from person to person. Join our oncology nurses to learn about ways to manage common cancer treatment side-effects. View the survivorship events calendar for upcoming sessions. To register, call 320-229-5100, ext. 75100.

View the videos below to learn more about possible side effects during cancer treatment and what you can do as a result. If you have questions about your cancer treatment side-effects, please contact the Oncology Nurse Advisor at 320-229-4989.

GI Changes

Your "New Normal"

The Impact of Sleep

Chemo Brain

Fatigue

NCCN Guidelines for Patients

Resources

Resources for Cancer Patients

We provide the following resource information for the convenience of our patients.

Additional information is available on our Resources Page and our Young Adults with Cancer page.

Contact Us

General Information
320-229-4900

Nurse Advisor
320-229-4989

Medical Oncology Referrals
320-229-4902, ext. 70698
Fax: 320-200-3252

Radiation Referrals
320-229-4900, ext. 70840
Fax: 320-229-5003

Coborn Cancer Center Events & Support Groups

Coborn Cancer Center has many events and support groups to help you through your cancer journey.

View the list of current offerings

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