ASCO is committed to supporting cancer care providers and patients that may be affected by natural disasters with resources and information.

Resources for Care Providers

For practice inquiries, please email or call Julia Tomkins (571-483-1651) or Allison Hirschorn (571-483-1653).

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Resources:

Contact Your Local Oncology Society

Resources for Patients

Cancer.Net, the patient information website of ASCO, has helpful information for patients in English and Spanish:

Displaced patients may use the Find a Cancer Doctor tool on Cancer.Net to find oncologists in their local area.

Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) Resources:

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Resources:

The NCI Contact Center can help with disaster preparation, updates, and finding care, Monday-Friday from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM Eastern time.

CancerCare, which provides free professional support services to help patients and caregivers manage the emotional, practical and financial challenges of cancer, can provide information about local and regional resources to help address the needs that arise.

Rx Open helps patients find nearby open pharmacies in areas impacted by disaster.

The Food and Drug Administration offers a resource to report and track drug shortages.