Cancer

Please remember GPs can refer direct to hospitals for urgent diagnotics and consider this instead of 2WW. For a full breakdown of where and how to refer, read this guide

The Multidisciplinary Diagnostic Centre (GI cancer) pilot is going well. Please continue to refer.


GP 1-1 Practice Support: Cancer Research Faciliator

Cancer Research UK is able to visit practices individually as and when needed to share the latest local cancer data, provide training and tools on key topics such as cancer screening. Islington’s facilitator Christine Harding is able discuss new NICE guidance with valuable resources, support the completion of SEAs and audits. GPs will be able to review surgery safety netting processes and best practice.

Please email Christine at Christine.Harding@cancer.org.uk for further information and/or to set up a visit.


Cancer Education 

View the Cancer Education page for learning resources and referral guides.