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They should ensure that:
- people affected by cancer understand the financial impact of cancer and are signposted to appropriate financial information, guidance or advice
- assessments of patients’ needs include identifying and meeting financial needs
- health and social care staff have the skills and knowledge to talk openly with patients about financial concerns.