COVID-19

Guidance for Cancer Services Delivery During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The individual user is responsible for ensuring they are accessing the most current guidance.

South West Cancer Alliance, 17th April 2020: CLINICAL_PRIORITISATION_CANCER_TREATMENT_COVID-19_PANDEMIC_FINAL

Cancer Alliance COVID-19 publications crib sheet, 15th April 2020: CA covid-publications crib sheet 8.4.20

Interim treatment change options during the COVID-19 pandemic, date to be confirmed: Interim-treatment-change-options-during-the-covid19-pandemic-endorsed-by-nhs-england-pdf-

Clinical radiology resources, 9th April 2020: https://www.rcr.ac.uk/college/coronavirus-covid-19-what-rcr-doing/coronavirus-covid-19-resources/coronavirus-covid-19

Specialty guide for endoscopy and Coronavirus, 7th April 2020: C0076 – Specialty guide for endoscopy and coronavirus v1 02April

Management of proton beam therapy, 7th April 2020: https://www.england.nhs.uk/coronavirus/wp-content/uploads/sites/52/2020/03/C0115-management-of-proton-beam-therapy-referrals-3-april-2020.pdf

Speciality guides, 6th April 2020: https://www.england.nhs.uk/coronavirus/secondary-care/other-resources/specialty-guides/#other

Infection / prevention control, 5th April 2020: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-infection-prevention-and-control/covid-19-personal-protective-equipment-ppe#section-8point1

NIHR Clinical trials guidance, 3rd April 2020:  https://www.nihr.ac.uk/covid-19/

Maintaining cancer treatment, 30th March 2020: C0119-_Maintaining-cancer-services-_-letter-to-trusts(2)

Reducing the burden / releasing capacity, 28th March 2020: C0113 28 March 2020 Reducing burden and releasing capacity at NHS provid…

Radiotherapy guidelines, 28th March  2020: https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ng162

Acute treatment of Cancer, 23rd March 2020: specialty-guide-acute-treatment-cancer-23-march-2020

National specialty advice, 20th March 2020: https://www.rcplondon.ac.uk/education-practice/advice/specialty-specific-guidance-aspects-clinical-care-and-treatment-covid-19

NICE, 20th March 2020:  covid19-rapid-guideline-delivery-of-systemic-anticancer-treatments-pdf-66141895710661

Primary care guidance, CRUK 16th April 2020: Key safety netting messages during Covid 19 pandemic Final version 9th April 2020

Primary care guidance, CRUK 16th April 2020: NCDA QI Toolkit FINAL

Primary care guidance, CRUK 16th April 2020: Safety netting summary table CRUK March2020

Primary care guidance, CRUK 16th April 2020: Safety netting flow chart CRUK March2020

Primary care guidance, 19th March 2020: Preparedness letter_primary care _19_March_2020

General guidance: https://www.england.nhs.uk/coronavirus/

Information for patients

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ZqetOXCTPb4&fbclid=IwAR1-KNCiFkamGM9SwQIdTDOXVU9NsHElAYi5gwEnVEOurJ3nRUd5G91Bwpg&feature=youtu.be

Cancer charity support line QAs v1.2 20200309 UPDATE 20200318

Regional Guidance

Weekly SWAG Clinical Leaders call notes 1.5.20
Weekly SWAG Clinical Leaders call notes 24.4.20
Weekly SWAG Clinical Leaders call notes 17.4.20
Weekly SWAG Clinical Leaders call notes 9.4.20
Weekly SWAG Clinical Leaders call notes 27.3.20
Cancer alliance information on managing cancer referrals 19 March 2020
Harm Review Template Data Sheet
Harm Review Template
Weekly SWAG Clinical Leaders call notes 20.3.20
Elective Surgery guidelines Covid-19 15.5.20 (4)

Patient Information Sheets for Surgery during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Local versions will need to be sent to Provider Trust Communications Departments for approval prior to use
SWAG_Surigcal_Care_During_COVID_Pandemic_Signed_Confirmation_FINAL
SWAG_PREPARING_ FOR_ SURGERY_ DURING_COVID_FINAL

Site Specific Guidance During the COVID-19 Pandemic

These guidelines are living documents that will continually be reviewed and updated

SWAG_Tumour_Site_Specific_Radiology_Guidance_COVID_19_V6

Acute Oncology

Brain

Breast

Colorectal

Gynaecology

Haematology

Head and Neck

Lung

Sarcoma

Skin

Upper GI

Urology