Oncology Social Work Services
Oncology social work services available at GHCI

The Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute has a licensed oncology social worker that is available to patients, their families, and their caregivers to assist with issues surrounding a cancer diagnosis. 

Social work provides the following counseling and support services that include but are not limited to:

  • Advocacy
  • Advance Directives
  • Care Coordination
  • Communication
  • Education
  • Employment- FMLA, Short/Long Term Disability
  • Financial- Applying for pharmaceutical assistance, charitable organization applications
  • Insurance- Medicare, Medicaid, Secondary Insurance
  • Logistics- Housing, Transportation

Additionally, our social worker is equipped to help patient’s identify and address other challenges such as abuse, neglect, violence, and legal issues.

To make an appointment, please call 810-762-8122.