Information for Community & Primary Care Providers

Cancer Care Alberta

When a patient experiences cancer, they need care in the community as well as within Cancer Care Alberta (CCA)

These pages are intended to support community and primary care providers by providing resources about each stage of an adult patient's cancer journey.

To get started view the topics below.


Title of Page Description Keywords Topics Link


Prevention & Screening

Quick links to common information about Cancer Prevention & Screening for Healthcare Providers.

Tags: prevention; all



Diagnostic Work-up & Referral

Learn about diagnostic pathways and how to refer your patient into the cancer system.

Tags: diagnostic; all



Supporting Patients During Treatment

Help support your patient in the community setting while they are completing their cancer treatment.

Tags: treatment; all



After Treatment Surveillance

Surveillance for cancer recurrence, broken down by cancer type and well patient's needs after treatment.

Tags: recurrence; all



Advanced Cancer, Palliative, End-of-Life

Supporting your patient if they have advanced cancer or require palliative or end-of-life care.

Tags: palliative; all



Supportive Care & Wellness Resources

Supportive care and wellness resources within CCA and AHS, as well as external community resources.

Tags: supportive care; all



Pediatric Oncology

Where to find AHS pediatric oncology clinics and programs.

Tags: pediatric; all


These webpages were developed with funding from the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer.