Cancer Prevention and Support Services

Treatment and Trials

Erev Tubb, M.D.
Associates in Hematology-Oncology PC
701 North Clayton Street
Medical Offices Building, Suite 502
Wilmington, DE 19805

Phone: 302.421.4860
Fax: 302.421.4159

Oncology services are offered for early detection, diagnosis and treatment including surgery and on-site chemotherapy. The Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson provides patients in its member hospitals access to the latest developments in cancer research, technology and treatment, allowing Saint Francis Healthcare patients to participate in clinical trials close to home.

The patient care navigators at Saint Francis Cancer Prevention and Support Services assist patients in navigating the complexities of cancer education, screening, cancer diagnosis, and treatment. Staff collaborates with the American Cancer Society, Delaware Cancer Consortium, Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition, Delaware Cancer Support Community, Delaware Cancer Consortium, Division of Public Health, and Screening for Life.

 

Prevention and Support Services

Saint Francis Hospital
Medical Office Building, Suite 500A
701 North Clayton Street
Wilmington, DE 19805

Phone 302.421.4970

The focus of the Cancer Prevention and Support Services at Saint Francis Healthcare is YOU. Cancer prevention and early detection of cancer are vitally important. There are many reasons why you should have preventive screenings for cancer. Some cancers can be found early when they are most treatable. Saint Francis offers a full array of services and state-of-the art technology for early detection, diagnosis and treatment including surgery and chemotherapy on site.

The Patient Care Navigators at Saint Francis Cancer Prevention and Support Services will provide personalized services and assist you in navigating the complexities of cancer education, cancer screening, cancer diagnosis, and treatment in many ways by providing:

  • Education on prevention, cancer risk factors and cancer screenings particularly focusing on breast, colon, prostate and cervical cancer prevention
  • Assistance in navigating the healthcare system from the screening process through the continuum of diagnosis and treatment
  • Cancer prevention awareness information through outreach educational programs at churches, senior centers and community centers throughout the area
  • Assistance if you are uninsured as to eligibility for various state or local programs that offer financial assistance for screenings, social services, treatment and therapies
  • Cancer screenings if you are uninsured or underinsured
  • Assistance in determining eligibility and enrolling in state programs such as Screening for Life and Delaware Cancer Treatment Program
  • Follow-up for any individual with abnormal findings assisting with timely intervention, referrals,  appointment scheduling,  and social services
  • Timely coordination of cancer treatment resources for medical coverage, medications, transportation, financial assistance, and navigation through the healthcare system
  • Collaboration  with the American Cancer Society, Delaware Cancer Consortium, Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition, Delaware Cancer Support Community, Delaware Cancer Consortium, Division of Public Health, Screening for Life and other community resources on your behalf

Allow us to help you get the screenings you need and guide you through the process in a caring environment that will make you feel embraced and empowered.

Call 302.421.4970 for more information.