This video, funded by the Rossy Cancer Network, is designed to provide a virtual tour of the radiotherapy clinics at the Jewish General Hospital and the McGill University Health Centre. It shows patients what they should expect during their first visit and subsequent treatment appointments. It introduces the different health care professionals who will be involved in their care and describes the role each plays.
Your Radiotherapy Journey – A Patient Education Booklet
Click here if you are receiving your radiotherapy treatment at the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC).
Click here If you are receiving your radiotherapy treatment at the Jewish General Hospital (JGH).
This educational booklet is designed for patients who will undergo radiotherapy as part of their cancer treatment. It outlines the steps that the patient will experience during his/her radiotherapy and presents the team of medical professionals that are involved. It also addresses key patient concerns such as the delay between consultation and the start of treatment and possible side effects. A resources section at the end of the booklet provides a checklist for the patient as well as a map of the hospital and space to write questions.