Communicating with your treatment team
Learning you or a loved one has cancer will most likely transport you into unfamiliar territory: a new world of medical facilities, terms and providers. Educating yourself ahead of time can help when making decisions and when communicating with healthcare professionals.
Tips on how to communicate with your doctor and treatment team
Communication in cancer care (National Cancer Institute)
The language of cancer (Intelihealth/Aetna)
How to talk to your doctor (National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship)
Communicating with your healthcare team (CancerCare Connect brochure)