Oncology Social Work

We are here to help provide you with the resources you need.

An oncology-certified social worker is available Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Oncology social work services

Services provided by our Oncology social workers include but are not limited to:

  • Advance directives/living wills
  • Alternative living arrangements
  • Caregiver concerns
  • Counseling
  • Disability questions
  • Durable medical equipment
  • Educational information
  • Emotional distress
  • Extended care services
  • Financial assistance
  • Hair loss resources
  • Health insurance issues
  • Home health services
  • Hospice care
  • Income loss
  • Interpreter services
  • Legal issues
  • Lifeline 24-hour medical alert system
  • Lodging
  • Problem solving
  • Psychosocial assessments
  • Rehabilitation
  • Religious/spiritual concerns
  • Respite care
  • Social issues
  • Support groups
  • Transportation
  • Workplace issues

Contact

Jennie Emundson Hospital Cancer Center Social Services
933 E. Pierce St.
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

712-396-4429