PORT LUDLOW WELLNESS RESOURCES*

Table of Contents for Notebook II:
"Cancer Screening & Supportive and Palliative Care"

(contact Coordinator of Resource Center as to present location & availability of Notebook )

see also: Cancer Topics
and: Palliative & Hospice Care

Table of Contents of Notebook I (at Bay and Beach Clubs)

PLEASE NOTE: these are reference copies only but can be Xeroxed at 10c per page or self-ordered from organizations cited

I   Cancer Screening/Detection
    
     - National Cancer Institute (NCI): www.cancer.gov Information Services 1-800-4-CANCER
	-- Publications Catalog and Order Form
	-- PDQ: NCI’s Comprehensive Cancer Database: Evidence-Based Patient Version Summaries  		    	
                    which include many color illustrations:  http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq

     - NCI’s Breast Cancer Info:
	-- Breast Cancer Prevention
	-- Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool
	-- General Information about Breast Cancer including Tests to Detect and Diagnose:
		-- Mammogram				-- Ultrasound
		-- MRI: Magnetic Resonance Imaging	-- Blood chemistry studies
		-- Biopsy: - incisional  - excisional   - core biopsy  -  fine-needle aspiration
	-- Stages of Breast Cancer (0-IV): tests done to find if cancer cells have spread within the breast  
	    or to other parts of the body:
		-- Chest X-Ray	-- CT Scan	-- Bone Scan	 -- PET Scan

      - NCI’s Colon Cancer Info:
	-- General Information about Colon Cancer including Tests to Detect and Diagnose:
		-- Fecal occult blood test	-- Colonoscopy	-- Biopsy
	-- Stages of Colon Cancer (0-IV): tests done to find if cancer cells have spread within the colon 
	    or to other parts of the body:
		-- CT Scan	-- Lymph node biopsy -- Blood Tests: Complete & CEA Assay
		-- Chest X-Ray -- CT Scan	-- PET Scan	 -- MRI: Magnetic Resonance Imaging

II Imaging:
  
   - Jefferson Healthcare: www.jeffersonhealthcare.org  c/o Ed Wertz, Imaging Director 385-2200
	--  New 64 slice CT Scanner  			-- MRI: Magnetic Resonance Imaging
	-- Women’s Imaging: Digital Mammography -- Ultrasound 

   - Women’s Diagnostic Center:  360-337-6500 or 1-800-972-9264  Silverdale @ 1780 NW Myhre Rd
	Or Poulsbo @ 22180 Olympic College Way:
	-- Comprehensive Breast Diagnostic Services: Digital Mammography
		-- Breast Self-Exam	-- Breast Ultrasound 	-- Breast MRI 
		-- Image-guided Breast Biopsy		--Stereotactic Biopsy
 



*Collected and compiled Spring - Fall 2011 by Ursel & Gunter Krumme and Peggy Schafran, 
members of the evolving Wellness Education Resource Center under the auspices of 
Port Ludlow’s Village Council, Tom Stone, President. Online access to many of these resources 
can be found at www.plhealth.org



Table of Contents for Cancer Screening & Supportive and Palliative Care Notebook (cont.)


III  Cancer Support

      - American Cancer Society: www.cancer.org; 1-800-227-2345: 24 hours, 7 days a week
	-- Where to Turn When You Have Cancer, 2010
	-- Caring for the Patient with Cancer at Home: A Guide for Patients and their Families: 148 pgs
	-- Nutrition for the Person with Cancer during Treatment: 90 pgs
	-- Pain Control: A Guide for Those with Cancer and Their Loved Ones: 68 pgs

      - Jefferson Healthcare: www.jeffersonhealthcare.org 
	-- Infusion Services 	-- Cancer Support Group

       - In-Home Care Agencies: East Jefferson County
	-- Jefferson Healthcare Home Health:  www.jeffersonhealthcare.org  
 	-- Home Instead Senior Care: 9483 Oak Bay Rd. Port Ludlow: 360-437-9884

      - FILE OF LIFE: Health Information Cards from Port Ludlow’s Fire & Rescue: 360-437-2236
	--asks you to check all existing conditions and allergies, current medications and location 
		of advance directives: 
	-- a magnetic form on refrigerator which EMT’s look for when responding to “911” calls and
		smaller form for your wallet


IV  Palliative Care 

     - PDQ Cancer Information Summaries: Supportive and Palliative Care:  topics include Anxiety & 	
         Distress, Fatigue, Nausea & Vomiting, Pain, Sleep Disorders, Grief, & Family Caregivers in Cancer
	http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/supportivecare
     -  Hard Choices for Loving People: CPR, Artificial Feeding and Comfort Care for the Patient with
		A Life-Threatening Illness 5th ed.,2099. www.hardchoices.com
     - About DNR Orders (Do-not-resuscitate orders) 800-628-7733 www.channing-bete.com item #
     - POLST: Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment: medical orders on a bright green form
	which describes patient‘s code directions: www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/emstrauma/resuscitation.htm  
     - Palliative Care a the End of Life: for Comfort and Caring, 2009 see above source: item # PS72591     -   
     - Gone From My Sight: The Dying Experience, 2009 written by hospice nurse. www.bkbooks.com


     - Hospice Services Reimbursed by Medicare for East Jefferson:
	-- Jefferson Healthcare: www.jeffersonhealthcare.org
	         Hospice: Caring & Compassionate Services for People Approaching Life’s End: 360-385-0610
	-- Assured Hospice: Care for Your Loved One: www.assurednw.com Port Hadlock: 360-582-3796

     - Harrison Medical Center:  360-744-5618 www.harrisonmedical.org 
	-- Palliative Care Services: Compassionate Care for those with Life-limiting Illness
	-- Bereavement Care Services: Support at the Time of Loss

     - Franciscan Palliative Care Outreach 1-800-338-8305 www.palliativeoutreach.FHShealth.org

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