Don’t punish cancer patients twice – please respect their workplace rights | Ranjana Srivastava

Reintegration into society is the best therapy for people recovering from cancer. A kind environment is one of the most helpful things an employer can provide

  • Ranjana Srivastava is a Guardian Australia columnist

“If you stop my cancer treatment, I can get my job back.”

I’m surprised. My patient had told me previously that she just found a new job.

Related: After surviving cancer I thought work would go back to normal – I was wrong

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Don’t punish cancer patients twice – please respect their workplace rights | Ranjana Srivastava

Reintegration into society is the best therapy for people recovering from cancer. A kind environment is one of the most helpful things an employer can provide

  • Ranjana Srivastava is a Guardian Australia columnist

“If you stop my cancer treatment, I can get my job back.”

I’m surprised. My patient had told me previously that she just found a new job.

Related: After surviving cancer I thought work would go back to normal – I was wrong

Related: Falling ill can often mean financial ruin for patients – but it shouldn’t | Ranjana Srivastava

Continue reading…

This post was syndicated from Health | The Guardian. Click here to read the full text on the original website.

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