Cancer Treatment

Primary care providers play a vital role in their patient’s care, supporting them during their cancer journey. This page contains cancer treatment information from across Northwestern Ontario, as well as links to the Symptom Management Guides. More information on cancer treatment, written primarily for patients, can be found here:
Information for Patients and Families – Cancer Treatment

Symptom Management Guides


Symptom Management Guides help health care professionals assess and appropriately manage a patient’s cancer-related symptoms.

You can download the iPhone app, Android app, or Windows Phone 7 app by clicking on the following links, or going to the Cancer Care Ontario Symptom Assessment and Management Tools page.

Download the free iPhone app from iTunes
Download the free Android app
Download the free Windows Phone app

Regional Partner Pages

Below is a listing of the regional hospitals that offer chemotherapy with links to their chemotherapy web pages or home pages, as appropriate. Please note that these links are for your reference only. All referrals still go through one central location at RCC, as are treatment scheduling at these sites.

Atikokan
Atikokan General Hospital
http://aghospital.on.ca/services/?c=3&t=agh

Dryden
Dryden Regional Health Centre
http://www.drhc.on.ca/programs-services/oncology/

Fort Frances
Riverside Health Care
http://www.riversidehealthcare.ca/programs-services/chemotherapy-oncology

Geraldton
Geraldton District Hospital
http://www.geraldtondh.com/article/nursing-131.asp

Hearst
Hôspital Notre-Dame Hospital
http://www.ndh.on.ca/services-e.htm

Hornepayne
Hornepayne Community Hospital
http://www.hornepaynecommunityhospital.ca/home.html

Kenora
Lake of the Woods District Hospital
http://www.lwdh.on.ca/index.php/programs-and-services/patient-care/chemotherapy.html

Manitouwadge
Manitouwadge General Hospital
http://www.mh.on.ca/Saftey.php

Marathon
North of Superior Healthcare Group (Wilson Memorial General Hospital)
http://www.nosh.ca/regional-cancer-carev

Nipigon
Nipigon District Memorial Hospital – Patients receive chemotherapy in the Emergency Department
http://www.ndmh.ca/

Terrace Bay/Schreiber
North of Superior Healthcare Group (The McCausland Hospital)
http://www.nosh.ca/regional-cancer-care

Red Lake
Margaret Cochenour Memorial Hospital
https://www.redlakehospital.ca/article/nursing-128.asp

Sioux Lookout
Meno Ya Win Health Centre
http://www.slmhc.on.ca/home