Cancer is the leading cause of death in the South West. The South West Cancer Strategic Clinical Network is responsible for working with providers, commissioners and other partners in the new NHS architecture to deliver patient focussed improvements in outcomes and experiences.
This is being achieved by the network linking professionals and organisations together to achieve results for patients that are best delivered through an integrated, whole system, approach.
To read more about the Cancer Network work plan click here
- Launch of the third Annual Report from the South West Clinical Networks and Senate
October 10, 2016
The third annual report of the South West Clinical Networks and Senate gives a brief summary of the work undertaken during 2015/16 and showcases some specific examples for each area ...Read more ...
- Working together improve early diagnosis of cancers in the South West
November 12, 2014
Currently 48% of cancers in the South West are diagnosed early (stage 1 or 2). However, a quarter of cancer patients are diagnosed following an emergency admission to hospital and ...Read more ...
- Commissioning the Best Cancer Pathways event
September 24, 2014
9th December 2014, Taunton The South West Cancer Network will present examples of excellent cancer pathways from across the South West and England. The objective of the event is to allow ...Read more ...