Cancer - Achievements

2015/16 Key Achievements

  • Over 300 East Midlands trainers and appraisers undertook the cancer awareness and early diagnosis GP train the trainer programme, with 97% confident in using online resources.
  • Identified support needs of acute hospital provider trusts to improve 62 day wait cancer performance, with agreed action plans being delivered.
  • Provided access to clinical advice from 340 cancer specialists through 17 expert clinical advisory groups, including agreement of new timed pathways.
  • Supported Health Education England to increase radiology training places from one to three.