Patient Information

As a patient, know that Henry Ford Allegiance Health will stay involved with you for as long as you need us. The ongoing effects of cancer vary, and so do our support programs.

Complementary Services

Case management

As part of the discharge process following a hospital stay, you will receive support by a discharge planner or case manager. The clinical case manager is trained to help arrange for appropriate support services and medical care once you leave the hospital. Your discharge plan is also shared with your primary care physician.

Home Care and Hospice

  • Henry Ford Allegiance Hospice enables patients and families to make decisions about the course of care when a cure is no longer an option. We focus on enhancing life quality by providing comfort and managing symptoms, while providing grief support for the dying patient and his or her family.

  • Henry Ford Allegiance Hospice Home brings a new level of compassionate care for terminally ill patients and their families. The beautiful, modern residence offers 20 private patient rooms and many family-friendly amenities in a peaceful wooded setting.

  • Henry Ford Allegiance Home Care provides quality care in the comfort of the home. Highly trained, experienced team members use state-of-the-art technology and provide compassionate, individualized care that is tailored to fit your home healthcare needs. Home care services include personal care assistance and home medical equipment and supplies.

Nutrition Counseling

Registered dietitian consultation is an important part of your healing process.

Pain management

At the Pain Management Center, we will help you manage your pain so you can return to a normal, active, productive life. We take a multidisciplinary, collaborative approach for the evaluation and treatment of your pain.

Pastoral care

Chaplains play a critical support role for many patients and their families, especially during the stress of illness. Our chaplains provide encouragement, hope, healing, consolation and spiritual comfort to patients and their families.

Spa Services for Cancer Patients

Allegiance Women’s Health Center estheticians and massage therapists have completed Oncology Esthetics® training. This internationally recognized training equips our estheticians and massage therapists to provide you with effective options for managing the appearance-related concerns of cancer and its treatments. Learn more.

Support Groups

Allegiance Health offers the following support groups:

 Please visit our calendar of events for more information.

Celebration of Hope

Allegiance Health hosts an annual summer event for cancer survivors and their families. The day provides wellness education and fun activities for families and children. It also offers an opportunity to meet new friends and time to honor those no longer with us.

Additional Resources

  • The American Cancer Society website is dedicated to helping individuals who face cancer.
  • Camp Kesem is a nationwide community, driven by passionate college student leaders, supporting children through and beyond their parent’s cancer.

You can reduce your cancer risk by getting regular medical care, living smoke-free, limiting alcohol use, avoiding excessive exposure to UV rays from the sun and tanning beds, eating fruits and veggies, maintaining a healthy weight and being physically active.