Billie Ferguson, Oncology Social Worker, with Patient

At The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Cancer Institute, we understand that cancer patients and their families face a wide range of concerns. Below is a list of resources that we have available for our patients and families.

Through our Psychosocial Oncology Program, we are able to offer comprehensive services from the patient's time of diagnosis through survivorship. The following are included:

  • Cancer support groups
  • Cancer Survivorship care and resources.
  • Support for Young Adults in partnership with¬†The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults
  • Nutrition Education and Counseling
  • Language Interpretation and Translation Services
  • Patient Navigation
  • Financial Counseling
  • Social Work Services
    • Emotional support for cancer patients and families
    • Crisis intervention for cancer patients and families
    • Mental health assessment for cancer outpatients
    • Counseling and psychotherapy for patients and families
    • Referral services for home care, hospice, disability, insurance
    • Educational offerings (alleviation of patient suffering, quality of life issues for the cancer patient, cancer as a family affair, coping through the cancer journey, pain management, living well with lymphoma, handling financial matters)

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Contact Information

For more information, please contact Billie Ferguson, Oncology Social Worker at 443-777-7395.

MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Cancer Institute
9103 Franklin Square Drive
Baltimore, MD 21237

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