COVID-19 Resources

Important COVID-19 Resources: How We Keep Your Care Going

What to Expect

Cancer Partners is committed to the health of our patients, caregivers and staff. In response to COVID-19, we have adjusted our protocols to ensure safety for all. No caregivers can enter the infusion room. Our staff will notify you when your loved one is ready to be picked up. If a patient is visiting with their respective doctor or advanced practice provider then a caregiver may be present.

In line with CDC recommendations, Cancer Partners requires all visitors to wear face coverings throughout the duration of their stay at both of our Lincoln clinic locations. If you are a current patient and are concerned about any symptoms related to COVID-19 or are experiencing a fever greater than 100.4 F, cough or shortness of breath, then please call and request to speak to a nurse at (402) 420-7000 to assess your symptoms before coming to the clinic.

Thank you for your compliance.

COVID-19 Questions

If you are a patient and have questions about COVID and your treatment plan, please contact us at 402-420-7000 and ask to speak with a nurse.

Frequently Asked Questions

Should I cancel my treatment or follow-up appointments at Cancer Partners?

If you have a scheduled appointment at Cancer Partners and are experiencing respiratory symptoms (fever, cough, nasal congestion, runny nose), call us at 402-420-7000 to have a nurse determine the urgency of your treatment and appointment.

What should I do if I have symptoms?

If you develop a high fever, deep dry cough, fatigue and shortness of breath, stay home and call us at 402-420-7000 for guidance. If you feel ill enough to go to the emergency room, call ahead and let them know you have respiratory symptoms so they can provide guidelines and protect you when you arrive, please do not arrive at Cancer Partners or any emergency department with these symptoms. (A doctor’s recommendation is required for the COVID-19 test)

What if a family member develops symptoms?

If someone in your household is sick, keep your distance. Wipe down surfaces with bleach wipes and wash your hands. You can encourage them to speak to their PCP regarding these symptoms. We are also requesting that you not bring anyone with you to Cancer Partners that display any symptoms. Cancer Partners is limiting and screening guests and will ask them to leave the facility if we have any concerns for the safety of our patients or staff.

What if I want to postpone my appointment?

Contact our health care team at 402-420-7000 or leave a message on the patient portal.

Important Resources

Getting Vaccinated

Nebraska’s COVID-19 vaccine website provides general information as well as a centralized vaccine registration portal and vaccine distribution dashboard.

Finish Strong Nebraska is the state’s official COVID-19 vaccination campaign and supports the state’s efforts to end the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic in order to return to normal.

You can also register for the COVID-19 vaccine from the Finish Strong page.

Nebraska DHHS COVID-19 Information Line

(531) 249-1873 or toll-free at (833) 998-2275
8AM – 8PM (CST)
7 Days a Week

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