NHS pushes forward with ambition to create world class cancer services
The NHS in England has set out its plans to deliver world class cancer services, which includes a fund to find new ways of speeding up diagnosis with the potential to save thousands more lives every year.
The National Cancer Transformation Board has published a wide ranging plan designed to increase prevention, speed up diagnosis, improve the experience of patients and help people living with and beyond cancer.
This follows the release last year of the report of the NHS’s Independent Cancer Taskforce which identified how the NHS can achieve world-class cancer outcomes and save 30,000 lives a year by 2020.
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