Practical issues of a blood and marrow transplantPPractical issues of a blood and marrow transplantPractical issues of a blood and marrow transplantEnglishHaematology;Immunology;OncologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)BodyImmune systemNAAdult (19+)NA2009-11-30T05:00:00ZJohn Doyle, MD, FRCPC, FAAP Christine Armstrong, RN, MScN, NP Peds10.000000000000053.0000000000000201.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Learn where to find financial assistance, during your child's blood and marrow transplant.</p><p>When your child is preparing for the blood and marrow transplant (BMT), either you or your spouse may need to leave work. This can be a considerable adjustment, since you and your family will have to manage on less income. If you are experiencing financial hardship because of your child’s diagnosis, please speak with your social worker or Interlink nurse, if available at the hospital.</p><h2>Key points</h2> <ul><li>Families living in Ontario may be able to seek financial support from various organizations across the province.</li></ul>
Questions pratiques des greffes de sang et de moelle osseuseQQuestions pratiques des greffes de sang et de moelle osseusePractical issues of a blood and marrow transplantFrenchHaematology;Immunology;OncologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)BodyImmune systemNAAdult (19+)NA2009-11-30T05:00:00ZJohn Doyle, MD, FRCPC, FAAP Christine Armstrong, RN, MScN, NP Peds10.000000000000053.0000000000000201.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Apprendrez où trouver de l’aide financière pendant la greffe de sang et de moelle osseuse de votre enfant.</p><p>Quand votre enfant se préparera pour la greffe de sang et de moelle osseuse (GSM), il se peut que vous ou votre conjoint quittiez votre travail. Cela peut demander une adaptation considérable, puisque votre famille devra composer avec un revenu diminué. Si vous éprouvez des difficultés financières à cause du diagnostic de votre enfant, veuillez en parler à votre travailleur social ou à votre infirmière d’Interlink, le cas échéant, à l’hôpital. </p><h2>À retenir</h2> <ul><li>Les familles résidant en Ontario peuvent obtenir du soutien financier auprès de différents organismes à travers la province.</li></ul>

 

 

Practical issues of a blood and marrow transplant1559.00000000000Practical issues of a blood and marrow transplantPractical issues of a blood and marrow transplantPEnglishHaematology;Immunology;OncologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)BodyImmune systemNAAdult (19+)NA2009-11-30T05:00:00ZJohn Doyle, MD, FRCPC, FAAP Christine Armstrong, RN, MScN, NP Peds10.000000000000053.0000000000000201.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Learn where to find financial assistance, during your child's blood and marrow transplant.</p><p>When your child is preparing for the blood and marrow transplant (BMT), either you or your spouse may need to leave work. This can be a considerable adjustment, since you and your family will have to manage on less income. If you are experiencing financial hardship because of your child’s diagnosis, please speak with your social worker or Interlink nurse, if available at the hospital.</p><h2>Key points</h2> <ul><li>Families living in Ontario may be able to seek financial support from various organizations across the province.</li></ul><p>If you and your family do not have drug coverage through your employment, services in Ontario that may be able to help include: </p> <ul> <li>Trillium Foundation </li> <li>Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities (ACSD)</li></ul> <p>If you do not live near the hospital where your child is being treated, there may also be out-of-pocket costs, such as food, parking, and accommodations. You may find the following services useful.</p> <ul> <li>The Paediatric Oncology Financial Assistance Program (POFAP). They can fund costs such as food, accommodation, and child care for siblings under the age of 12.</li> <li>The Canadian Cancer Society can help provide transportation to and from the hospital.</li> <li>The Northern Health Travel Grant Program. They can help with some travel costs for Northern Ontario residents who travel at least 100 km for medical care that is not locally available.</li></ul>Practical issues of a blood and marrow transplant

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