Early detection and knowledge of health topics is key when it comes to staying healthy. CVT is dedicated to making sure its members have the information they need and assembled a number of resources for its members and their families for questions that they may have surrounding cancer.
Below are listed several cancer websites that relate to multiple aspects such as: Health plans, treatment locations, survivorship and support groups.
The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.
Anthem Blue cross has assembled a series of tools to help answer questions that you may have about cancer ranging from the different types, prevention, articles and wellness plans. Anthem Blue Cross also has a members-only section for its members to gain access to with their accounts.
Blue Shield of California has provided resources through its website to help educate and deal with the symptoms of cancer. With topics such as treatment plans, controlling symptoms and multiple FAQ pages to answer as many questions about cancer as possible.
Kaiser developed a page that acts as a guide for anyone that may be dealing with cancer. This guide allows anyone to explore questions they may have about living with cancer, clinical trials, and access to support groups in the community.
Journey Forward puts an emphasis on developing a plan, and what it is that you can do to create one. Journey Forward offers sample plans for individuals, as well as professionals to make sure that you get the best care plan possible.
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is the federal government's principal agency for cancer research and training. The NCI team of approximately 3,500 is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), one of 11 agencies that make up the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
NCCS offers insight to news and national policies that may impact your care. NCCS also offers information to survivorship care and even provides an app that you can download to look at information on the go.