The Oncology Unit provides for the physical, psychosocial and spiritual needs of cancer patients and their loved ones. The Oncology Unit at St. Mary's Hospital features 21 beds and four hospice suites, and is closely aligned with both the Spiritual Care and Palliative Care services.
Cancer Services Program of Albany and Rensselaer County
Women and men with little or no health insurance may be eligible for free cancer screenings through the Cancer Services Program (formerly known as the Healthy Living Partnership). The program offers free breast, cervical and colorectal screenings, as well as prostate education.