Cancer Care Programs at PBMC
Cancer Support Groups: For information about cancer care support groups offered at Pen Bay Medical Center, please contact Ginny Vaitones, MSW, at 596-8977.
Look Good -- Feel Better
Look Good Feel Better
This program co-sponsored by the American Cancer Society and the Cancer Care Center at Pen Bay Medical Center provides a trained cosmetologist to provide tips and tools to help you manage skin & hair care during cancer treatments. This is a free program but registration is required. For more information please contact Ginny Vaitones, MSW,OSW-C Oncology Social Worker at 596-8977.
For information about breast prosthesis and mastectomy supplies, please call Ginny Vaitones, MSW, at 596-8977.
Lymphedema Treatment Services
For patients with symptoms of lymphedema. Lymphedema Management Clinic at two Rockport locations: Pen Bay Physicians' Building and Penobscot Bay YMCA. Specialized treatment for lymphedema diagnosed by a physician. Physician's prescription and appointment required. Insurance reimbursable. For information call 593-5500.
Gas cards and Transportation
Commuting back and forth to radiation treatments is expensive and time consuming. If you need assistance with finding a ride or paying for gas please contact Ginny Vaitones, MSW,OSW-C Oncology Social Worker 596-8977.
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