Cancer Care

The Cancer Program provides comprehensive multidisciplinary state-of-the-art care. Three full-time social workers provide psychosocial services to patients and their families throughout the continuum of care. Services are provided for patients receiving chemotherapy, radiation and surgery.

In addition, a fourth social worker is dedicated to the Bone Marrow Transplant Service; this social worker also provides psychosocial care including preadmission services and a post-transplant support group for patients and their families.

Social workers are available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call Jennifer Levison, LMSW, at (212) 746- 4347 or Beth Fagan, LMSW, at (212) 746-4323 or Chelsea Chin, LMSW, at (212) 746-3969.

The Bone Marrow Transplant social worker, Linda Halperin, LCSW, is available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Thursday from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. For information about the support group please call Linda Halperin, LCSW, at (212) 746- 3114.

For more information about the NewYork-Presbyterian Cancer Centers, please visit:
http://www.nypcancer.org

 
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