How to Monitor Your Own Care?

  • Always keep a record of all tests, treatments, medications and procedures.
  • Share new information with all members of the healthcare team.
  • Be aware of: new/different symptoms, any changes to medication, changes to the healthcare team, test results, changes in nutrition or eating habits, changes in sleeping patterns, signs of depression or any changes in mood, etc.
  • If you are concerned at any point, communicate this to your healthcare team.