NHS is the National Health Service in the United Kingdom. This link provides information on cancer related issues and advise on symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and survivorship.
This is a UK website that supports the National Health Service "to transform healthcare for patients and the public". They aim to do this by developing and disseminating new ways of working and new technology.
Mesothelioma This site features information on asbestos, mesothelioma and othe cancers that are caused by asbestos exposure.
Mesothelioma.com This site is an valuable source of information on asbestos cancers.
Mesothelioma Prognosis aims to provide information to help improve survival rates, reduce pain and increase of quality of life.
Mesothelioma Symptoms site covers an extensive range of topics from the different types of mesothelioma to the various methods of treatment.
Mesothelioma Treatment site informs visitors of the impact palliative care can have on mesothelioma.
The Cancer Forum site links to research articles and reports from Australia. It also has upcoming cancer related conferences in Australia.
Macmillan Cancer Support improves the lives of people affected by cancer. They provide practical, medical and financial support and push for better cancer care. Our primary goal is to reach and improve the lives of everyone living with cancer.
The Cancer Control Council provides independent strategic advice directly to the Minister as well as the wider cancer control community. The Council's form, function and membership has recently been reviewed.
Provides links to cancer information, research, local cancer societies and more. The links will also enable you to view recent stakeholder newsletters.
TAS provides support to District Health Boards and the Central Cancer Network with an emphasis on service planning, facilitating regional collaboration and assurance service.
The HIIRC is your source of knowledge to improve New Zealand's health care system. Sponsored by the Ministry of Health, the HIIRC supports performance and quality improvement efforts through:
The Health Quality and Safety Commission has a new website with information and updates from programme areas, news and events, and publications and resources.
This national website allows navigation to local hospices and hospice facts and figures.
This site provides background to the development of the Cancer Control Council and links to other Ministry of Health cancer related information.
Ministry of Health's strategy to improve nutrition, physical activity and healthly weight in all New Zealanders.
Provides up-to-date information on national screening programmes including cervical and breast screening.
The New Zealand Cancer Control Trust (NZCCT) is committed to a strategic approach to reducing the burden of cancer on the people of New Zealand through the development and implementation of a national cancer control strategy.
New Zealand Guidelines Group provides information of the effective use of reliable evidence with respect to numerous diseases of which cancer is one.
New Zealand Melanoma Network (MelNet)
Working towards an integrated consumer centred approach to the control of melanoma in New Zealand.
The Palliative Care Council is an independent body representing the palliative care sector that provides strategic advice to the Minister of Health and aims to help improve access to, and standards of palliative and end-of-life care.
It is an exciting time in the development of psycho-social oncology support and research within New Zealand. As this organisation grows they are seeking to support professionals to deliver integrated health care services adapted to the psychological, social, spiritual and physical needs of people with cancer and their family/whanau.
Regional Cancer Networks
Last updated 24th September 2012