National Cancer Institute

 
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Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyProvides confidential answers to specific questions about cancer, and assistance to smokers who want to quit.
HistoryThe National Cancer Institute's (NCI's) Cancer Information Service (CIS) is a federally funded program that was established in 1975 as an essential part of NCI's cancer education and information efforts.
LocationOut of State
Geographic AreaNationwide, Statewide
Facility/ADA AccessLimited, call for specific information
Intake ProcedureCall or visit the website for more information.
Agency TypeGovernment - Federal
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityPatients, their families and friends, physicians and other health professionals, and the general public
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. (EST)
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 19609 Medical Center Dr
Physical Site City, State, ZipBethesda, MD 20892
Main Phone1-800-422-6237
Emailnciocpl@mail.nih.gov
Web Addresswww.cancer.gov
 
Director Information
Director's NameFrancis S Collins
Director's PositionNIH Director
 
Additional Information
Date Agency Entered10/12/2006
SourceMHUW
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: National Cancer Institute
Affiliated Programs: National Cancer Institute
Affiliated Services: Cancer Information - National Cancer Institute