Cancer Education & Support

The more you know about cancer, the better equipped you'll be to make important decisions about your care. The Oncology Department at North Kansas City Hospital provides a host of educational and support resources for cancer prevention and management.

Cancer Prevention – Tips for reducing your cancer risk 

Patient Treatment Guides

Classes and Support Groups – Find one that meets your needs

Patient Stories – Our patients share their cancer journeys

Frequently Asked Questions

Cancer Myth or Fact?

Survivorship Center - Help for transitioning back to life after cancer

Survival Rates – Get the facts

Community Support – Educating our community on cancer prevention and cancer-related topics 

Health Information Library – Comprehensive resource for information on cancer and other health conditions

American Cancer Society and Additional Resources

Additional Support Services


  • Dietitian
  • Drug education
  • Educational resources
  • Fatigue management
  • Fertility preservation
  • Financial counseling
  • Genetic counseling
  • Home Health
  • Hospice
  • Infusion treatment
  • Lodging and travel
  • Nurse navigator
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Pain management
  • Palliative Care
  • Personal appearance services
  • Psychological counseling
  • Rehabilitation
  • Spiritual support
  • Support groups
  • Wellness programs

For answers to your cancer questions, contact us day or night at 816-691-1599.

Contact Us

Radiation Oncology

Inpatient Cancer Unit, 5th Floor Hospital

Genetic Liaison

Cancer Rehab and Wellness Center

Outpatient Cancer Center, 5th Floor Hospital