Educational Retreat for Health Care Professionals

Join us for a free cancer survivorship educational retreat for oncology health care professionals covering issues facing individuals diagnosed with cancer and caregivers. Health care professionals are welcome to attend one or both days of the retreat. Applications are pending to provide free CEUs for nurses and social workers. Attendees can participate in one or both days, for a maximum total of 12 CEUs.

May 11-12, 2018
Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center – Support Services Room
Hope Square – 39000 Bob Hope Dr.
Rancho Mirage, CA 92260

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Day 1: Triage Cancer Insurance & Finance intensive

Triage Cancer has developed a comprehensive training for oncology health care professionals on health insurance, disability insurance, and finances that arise after a cancer diagnosis.

Registration: 9:00am-9:30am
Program: 9:30am-5:00pm
Lunch will be provided.

Topics include:

  • Overview of the U.S. health care system
  • Individual & employer-sponsored health insurance
  • Medicare & Medicaid
  • Tips on using health insurance & appeals
  • Navigating disability insurance & appeals
  • Managing finances & getting financial help
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Day 2: In-Service Training – Navigating Cancer: Work & Insurance

Triage Cancer and Cancer and Careers have developed a comprehensive In-Service Training for oncology health care professionals, advocates, and human resources professionals on employment, health insurance, and disability insurance issues, to improve patient and caregiver access to valuable information about the legal and practical cancer survivorship issues.

Registration: 8:00am-8:30am
Program: 8:30am-4:00pm
Lunch will be provided.

Topics include: 

  • Newly Diagnosed
  • Working Through Treatment
  • Taking Time off Work
  • Returning to Work
  • Disclosure Decisions
  • Health Insurance Options and Navigation

Please complete the form below to register for one, or both, days. If you are having trouble completing this form, click here to access the form in your browser or complete this .pdf version and email it back to or fax it to 424.258.7064.