Questions & Answers

OHC Did You Know - You Have a Choice
You Have a Choice.
With a diagnosis as frightening as cancer, it's no wonder that most patients go wherever their physician or hospital referred them. But you have the power to make your own choice. So why not choose OHC, the region's most advanced cancer care practice with 12 locations close to home?

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers



  • How much will my treatment cost?
  • Will my insurance cover the cost of my treatment?
  • What if my insurance has changed?
  • What if my finances do not allow me to pay my bill in full?
  • Why did I receive a bill from my provider and a separate bill from another office and or hospital?


  • Do I need to bring all my prescriptions with me?
  • What if I cannot make my appointment day/time?


  • Will I get a call back today?


  • How can I get my medication refilled after the office closes?
  • Can I still take my medications?

Radiation Therapy

  • How will you protect the other parts of my body and organs when I am receiving radiation treatments?
  • Can I wear lotion during my radiation treatments?
  • Will I be tattooed for my radiation treatments?


  • How long will my chemotherapy treatment last?
  • What will be the side effects and when will they start?
  • Can I be around my family after I have received treatment?
  • Can I drive myself?
  • Will I be able to work?
  • What are my restrictions during treatment?
  • Will I lose my hair?
  • What should I do if I am nauseated or vomiting?
  • Is there anything I can do at home to prevent mouth sores?
  • What should I do if I have diarrhea?
  • What should I do if I am constipated?