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Are you taking any Complementary Medicines? Tell your health care providers

December 21, 2017

Over the next few months, you may be asked by health professionals at CancerCare Manitoba about your use of complementary and integrative therapies. These are such therapies as vitamin or mineral supplements, herbal therapies, mindfulness practices, acupuncture and massage. We are in the process of changing how we assess and document patients use of these types of therapies so that we have a complete picture of everything you are doing for your health. This will allow your health professionals in the future to provide comprehensive, safe and informed care.



Update - Mobile Breast Screening Vehicles

December 18, 2017

Due to mechanical issues, our mobile breast screening vehicles will be off the road until February 2018.

Patients will be advised by phone or mail of changes to their appointments.

Please call us at 1-855-95-CHECK if you have further questions and refer back to this page for updates.

We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience.


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Are you currently receiving treatment for breast, lung, prostate or colorectal cancer?

December 17, 2017

Have you seen a poster in your clinic?

You are invited to take part in this study on out-of-pocket costs and other financial burdens for cancer patients. The P-SAFE Study Team are hoping to learn about your cancer related expenses since your cancer diagnoses and see how these expenses may affect family finances. The costs included in this investigation are: medical costs, non-medical costs (travel, parking, daycare, etc.), and the impact of illness on ability to work. We are also hoping to understand your health insurance purchases and understand if additional insurance purchase would have been helpful in managing these costs.

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Family Doctor Week in Canada

November 7, 2017

 

It's Family Doctor Week in Canada!

CancerCare Manitoba proudly acknowledges the highly valued relationships family doctors have with their patients and the communities they serve. CCMB values the collaborative relationships it has with family doctors and the outstanding contributions made by family doctors to improve the health and well-being of their patients along the cancer journey.

14th Annual Family Doctor Week in Canada - November 6-11, 2017


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CCMB's Annual Progress Report 2016/2017

October 12, 2017

Click Here to view the CCMB Annual Progress Report 2016/2017


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