Patients & Families

Patients and their families are important members of the health care team. Moffitt embraces the principles of patient- and family-centered care, which is an approach to care that encourages partnership of patients, their family members and health care providers.

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At Moffitt Cancer Center, we care about your comfort and well-being. A wide range of informational, wellness, clinical and support services are available for you and your family to learn about and use when living with cancer.

We welcome you and your loved ones to attend the Patient and Family Orientation, held in English and Spanish, in classrooms several times a week, or at your convenience, in the Patient Library and Welcome Center. The orientation to the cancer center, its physical building and services, is helpful to new and established patients and their families.

Additionally, in this section, you can also find information about how to prepare for an appointment, what to expect if you are hospitalized as well as resources for overnight and extended lodging.