SCCA Patient Education Document Downloads
The following are documents produced by SCCA's Patient Education Group.
Companion Guide for Caregivers and Family Members
Being a caregiver is one of the most important—and loving—things you can do for someone. This document offers advice for those taking care of someone undergoing cancer treatment. Click to download PDF.
Care of Central Line for Adults
A central venous catheter, also called a central line, is used to administer medication or fluids for a long period of time, often several weeks or more. This document covers the basic care and maintenance of the catheter as well as troubleshooting various problems that might arise. Click to download PDF.
SCCA Clinic Information Brochure
The SCCA Clinic Information Brochure is a 16-page PDF document that includes important phone numbers, maps, and other important information for SCCA patients. Click to download PDF.
This document includes information about where to stay in Seattle during your treatment at SCCA.
Patient Care Manuals
Medical Oncology at South Lake Union
This document is aimed at cancer patients and their caregivers who are getting treatment at SCCA's South Lake Union Campus. It includes information such as getting around SCCA, coping with and managing symptoms, dietary guidelines, survivorship and more. Click to download PDF. Spanish version available here.
Medical Oncology at Northwest Hospital
This document is aimed at cancer patients and their caregivers who are getting treatment at SCCA Medical Oncology at Northwest Hospital and includes information such as coping with and managing symptoms, dietary guidelines, survivorship and more. Click to download PDF.
Breast Cancer Surgery Patient Care Manual
This manual includes pre and post- surgery guidance. The resources section provides support groups, safe websites, and other helpful coping information. Click to download PDF.
Allogeneic Transplant Resource Manual
The Adult Allogeneic Transplant Manual is a comprehensive resource for patients and caregivers who will be receiving a transplant at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. Detailed information is provided to help patients, caregivers, and family members cope with side effects, prevent infections, and manage home infusions. This manuals covers each step of an Allogeneic transplant from preparation to long term follow up and recovery. Click to download PDF.