Patient Services

Patient Services - Cancer Care Specialists of IL

We provide support to patients, their families, and their caregivers by assisting with physical, emotional, spiritual, informational, practical and social concerns related to a cancer diagnosis.

We care about your quality of life during every stage of your illness. We can assist you and your families and caregivers with a variety of needs, including assistance and resources on the following topics:

  • Advance Directives
  • Emotional Support/Counseling
  • Financial Assistance
  • FMLA/Short-Term Disability/Long-Term Disability
  • Food/Clothing/Housing
  • Health Insurance
  • Home Care/Palliative/Hospice Care
  • Look Good Feel Better Program
  • Medical Equipment
  • Medication Coverage
  • Private Care
  • Social Security Disability
  • Spiritual Support
  • Support Groups/Programs
  • Temporary Disability Placards
  • Transportation
  • Wigs/Hats/Scarves


For Assistance, please tell your CCSI Doctor or Nurse, or call…

Decatur Clinic: 217-876-6600, 217-329-3255 (Patient Advocate)
Effingham Clinic: 217-342-2066 (Patient Services Coordinator)
Centralia Clinic: 618-436-5410 (Nurse Manager)
Swansea Clinic: 618-416-7970 (Nurse Manager)


Patient Resource Guides

We have compiled the following information to help our patients quickly find contacts for charitable organizations, support groups and programs, plus transportation and lodging options.

Select the Cancer Care Specialists of Illinois center near you for your area’s information.

CCSI Cancer Care Center of Decatur
For patients of Cancer Care Center of Decatur, DMH Cancer Care Institute, HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital and our satellite clinics in Clinton, Monticello, Pana, Shelbyville and Taylorville, Illinois.

CCSI Crossroads Cancer Center – Effingham
For patients of Crossroads Cancer Center and our satellite clinics in Mattoon, Vandalia, Flora, Olney and Fairfield, Illinois.

CCSI Centralia Oncology Clinic
For patients of Cancer Care Specialists of IL – Centralia Oncology Clinic and our satellite clinics in Breese and Highland, Illinois.

Cancer Care Specialists of Illinois – Swansea
For patients of Cancer Care Specialist of IL – Swansea and our satellite clinics in Sparta and Chester, Illinois.