Cancer Service Waiting Times

The waiting time of people referred by their GP with suspected cancer or breast symptoms and those subsequently diagnosed with and treated for cancer, by London NHS hospital and Primary Care Trusts (PCTs), 2010/11. The data contains information on the numbers of people waiting for treatment and performance against the following standards:• a maximum wait of two weeks to see a specialist after being urgently referred with suspected cancer by a GP• a maximum wait of one month from diagnosis to first treatment for all cancers• a maximum wait of two months from an urgent GP referral for suspected cancer to first treatment.• a maximum wait of 31 days for a second or subsequent treatment, where the treatment is an anti-cancer drug regimen• a maximum wait of 31 days for a second or subsequent treatment, where the treatment is surgery• a maximum wait of 62 days for first treatment for those patients referred from an NHS cancer screening service• a maximum wait of 62 days for first treatment for those patients who are upgraded onto a fast track pathway with a suspicion of cancer by the consultant responsible for their care• a maximum wait of two weeks for those patients referred urgently with breast symptoms, where cancer is not initially suspected• a maximum wait of 31 days for a second or subsequent treatment, where the treatment is radiotherapy other treatments, and palliative careFurther information on this data collection can be found here:http://www.dh.gov.uk/en/Publicationsandstatistics/Statistics/Performancedataandstatistics/HospitalWaitingTimesandListStatistics/CancerWaitingTimes/index.htm

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Tilleggsinformasjon

Felt Verdi
Kilde http://www.dh.gov.uk/en/Publicationsandstatistics/Statistics/Performancedataandstatistics/HospitalWaitingTimesandListStatistics/
Forfatter NHS London
categories ["Health", "health"]
date_released 03/12/2010
geographical_coverage Greater London
geographical_granularity
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license_details <p><a href="http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/">http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/</a></p>
license_summary Open Government Licence
spatial_reference_system
temporal_coverage Q1 to Q3 2010/11
temporal_granularity Quarterly