cancer

Endoscopy Optimisation Action Learning Event: 8 November 2017

6th December 2017

Summary of presentations given and resources offered on the day at the London Transforming Cancer Services Endoscopy Optimisation Action Learning Event on 8 November 2017. The event looked at several organisations and the various challenges they faced when trying to optimise their service, and how they overcame them. The event was well recieved and the TCST recieved […]

Pan London Suspected Cancer Referral Forms – Word

28th November 2017

An updated version of the Pan London Suspected Cancer Referral Forms are now available for EmisWeb, SystmOne (Integrated, Vision and DXS. Once the new forms have been installed please deactivate and remove all old versions. In March 2021 the referral forms were updated and: All forms are now compatible with both Read codes and SNOMED […]

Pan London Suspected Cancer Referral Forms – SystmOne

28th November 2017

An updated version of the Pan London Suspected Cancer Referral Forms are now available for EmisWeb, SystmOne, Vision and DXS. Once the new forms have been installed please deactivate and remove all old versions. In March 2021 the referral forms were updated and: All forms are now compatible with both Read codes and SNOMED codes […]

Pan London Suspected Cancer Referral Forms – EMIS web

28th November 2017

An updated version of the Pan London Suspected Cancer Referral Forms are now available for EmisWeb, SystmOne, Vision and DXS. Once the new forms have been installed please deactivate and remove all old versions. In March 2021 the referral forms were updated and: All forms are now compatible with both Read codes and SNOMED codes […]

Pan London Suspected Cancer Referral Forms – Vision

28th November 2017

An updated Version of the Pan London Suspected Cancer Referral Forms are now available for EmisWeb, SystmOne, Vision and DXS. Once the new forms have been installed please deactivate and remove all old versions. In March 2021 the referral forms were updated and: All forms are now compatible with both Read codes and SNOMED codes […]

Improving rehabilitation services for Londoners affected by cancer

3rd November 2017

Dr Karen Robb, Macmillan Rehabilitation Clinical Lead for our Transforming Cancer Services Team, explains how we’re supporting commissioners to make sure Londoners affected by cancer can access high quality sustainable rehabilitation services There are many different types of rehabilitation services that can help transform the lives of Londoners who are living with cancer, or who […]

Cancer rehabilitation services – data recommendation report

3rd November 2017

This report presents the findings from a detailed investigation into what data and information on cancer rehabilitation services exists across London. Our report, Cancer rehabilitation: a scoping report for London, highlighted that there is a lack of data on these services. This presents a challenge for commissioners when it comes to developing and improving rehabilitation […]

The Recovery Package – commissioning guide

25th October 2017

Around two million people are living with or beyond cancer England at the moment. When we talk about people living with and beyond cancer, we are referring to the phase of the cancer pathway extending from the point of diagnosis through treatment to cure or living with indolent or advanced disease. This part of the […]

Treatment summaries for cancer patients

25th October 2017

Treatment summaries improve communication between acute cancer services and primary care. At the end of patient’s primary treatment for cancer, treatment summaries help ensure their ongoing health needs are optimised. Our cancer team has produced this briefing on treatment summaries for primary care cancer leads. The aim is to support GPs and cancer managers in their discussions […]

Primary care cancer checklist

25th October 2017

A tool developed by our cancer team for GP practices, networks/federations and CCGs. It is supported by the London wide LMCs and London’s Transforming Primary Care programme. The checklist includes leadership, training and systems of care are the three aspirational areas for: conducting a local stocktake of service delivery supporting sustainable local change plans prioritising […]