NHS England | June 2019 |Children’s Cancer Services
NHS England has launched a 60-day consultation to seek views on proposed changes to children’s cancer services. These are used by children aged between 0 and 16. In some cases, and with the agreement of Teenage and Young Adult’s Cancer Services, they may also treat teenagers up to the age of 18.
The aim of the service specifications is to improve the outcomes and experience of children and young people with cancer.
This consultation guide sets out:
- How care is currently provided.
- The proposed changes and reasons for these.
- How the proposed changes will be implemented.
- The consultation has been open from Wednesday 5 June and will run until Sunday 4 August 2019
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