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About Triage Cancer

Triage Cancer is a national, nonprofit organization that provides free education on the legal and practical issues that may impact individuals diagnosed with cancer and their caregivers, through events, materials, and resources.

Triage Cancer Resources

Quick Guides and Checklists – Our quick guides are designed to be a snapshot of a particular topic. They cover a variety of topics. We also have checklists and other documents designed to help with the legal and practical pieces of cancer survivorship. All of these documents can be downloaded for free on our website, or you may order hard copies of these materials on our website at https://triagecancer.org/materialrequest

Animated Videos – We also provide educational animated videos on cancer survivorship topics. We have videos on health insurance, employment topics, cancer survivorship care plans, clinical trials, and more. These videos are available in English and Spanish. Check out our animated videos here: https://triagecancer.org/animatedvideos

Past Webinars – In case you missed one of our webinars, our past webinars are available for viewing on our website. They are organized by topic, so you can easily find what you are looking for. To view our past webinars, visit our website at https://triagecancer.org/past-webinars

Resources by Location –  Where you live can have a direct impact on what protections you have access to, so we have charts of state laws on employment, disability insurance, health insurance, and other cancer-related state laws. We also compiled the contact information for some of the most frequently used state-specific agencies and resources on our site. These resources can be found on our website at https://triagecancer.org/resources/stateresources

CancerFinances.org – CancerFinances.org is a site that we host that provides practical information on topics that can impact your finances. This website is designed to guide users to the information that is most relevant to their situation. Visit https://cancerfinances.org/ to find resources that best fit your needs.

Triage Cancer Events

Triage Cancer Webinars – We offer free educational webinars on practical and legal cancer survivorship issues that impact people beyond diagnosis to anyone in the cancer community.  *Free contact hour/CE for nurses & social workers. More information about all of our upcoming webinars, as well as recordings of past webinars, are available at https://triagecancer.org/webinars. 

Triage Cancer Conference –  A FREE educational conference for individuals diagnosed with cancer, caregivers, advocates, and oncology healthcare professionals that covers key information needed to help navigate practical issues, minimize the financial burden of a cancer diagnosis, and reduce stress.  *Free contact hours/CEs for nurses & social workers. More information is available at https://triagecancer.org/conferences. This year, we will be offering two of our education conferences online on May 15, 2021 and October 2, 2021.

Triage Cancer Insurance & Finance Intensive - A comprehensive, certificate program for oncology health care professionals and advocates on health and disability insurance and finances, to improve patient and caregiver access to valuable information on how to mitigate the financial impact of a cancer diagnosis across the continuum of care. *Free contact hours/CEs for nurses & social workers. More information is available at https://triagecancer.org/intensive. In-Service Training – Navigating Cancer: Work & Insurance - Triage Cancer and Cancer and Careers have developed a comprehensive In-Service Training for oncology health care professionals and advocates on employment, health insurance, and disability insurance issues. *Free contact hours/CEs for nurses & social workers. More information is available at https://triagecancer.org/in-service-trainings.

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Contact Us

https://triagecancer.org

Mailing address:
6348 N. Milwaukee Ave. #136
Chicago, IL 60646
Phone: 424.258.4628
Email: info@triagecancer.org
Fax: 424.258.7064