Links

International

Cancer Forum Australia The Cancer Forum site links to research articles and reports from Australia. It also has upcoming cancer related conferences in Australia.

Drug Dangers is committed to providing information on a range of medications and medical devices that have serious complications.

Institute for Improvement and Innovation 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.

Lung Cancer Alliance is the a national non-profit organization dedicated solely to patient support and advocacy for people living with lung cancer

MacMillan Cancer Support UK 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.

Mesothelioma This site features information on asbestos, mesothelioma and other cancers that are caused by asbestos exposure.

Mesothelioma.com This site is an valuable source of information on asbestos cancers.

Mesothelioma + Asbestos Awareness Center is dedicated to assisting and educating mesothelioma cancer patients, family, and caregivers.

Mesothelioma Group - a non- profit Help Group

Mesothelioma Treatment This site includes information on multiple treatment options and ways to improve your progonosis.

Mesothelioma Symptoms site covers an extensive range of topics from the different types of mesothelioma to the various methods of treatment.

NHS UK Statistics allows an individual to check statistics and changes for specific areas of health care that would directly affect them.

Primary Care People is an infographic that shows, in simple terms, an overview of the current state of the NHS that is continuously updated.

Treat Mesothelioma provides information to patients and families, as well as raising awareness of Mesothelioma.

National

Cancer Society of New Zealand

Provides links to cancer information, research, local cancer societies and more. The links will also enable you to view recent stakeholder newsletters.

Central Technical Advisory Services (TAS)

TAS provides support to District Health Boards and the Central Cancer Network with an emphasis on service planning, facilitating regional collaboration and assurance service.

Draft psychological and social support service standards

Health Improvement Innovation and Resource Centre (HIIRC)

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:

  • an extensive knowledge library of literature
  • directories of individuals and organisations
  • access to improvement projects, tools and initiatives
  • the latest news, events and innovations
  • Health Quality and Safety Commission

    The Health Quality and Safety Commission has a new website with information and updates from programme areas, news and events, and publications and resources.

    Hospice New Zealand

    This national website allows navigation to local hospices and hospice facts and figures.

    Ministry of Health - Cancer Control

    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 - Healthy Eating Healthy Action

    Ministry of Health's strategy to improve nutrition, physical activity and healthly weight in all New Zealanders.

    National Screening Unit

    Provides up-to-date information on national screening programmes including cervical and breast screening.

    New Zealand Cancer Control Trust

    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

    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.

    Palliative Care Council of 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.

    Psycho-Oncology New Zealand

    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

  • Northern Cancer Network
  • Midland Cancer Network
  • Southern Cancer Network
  • DHB Links

  • Capital and Coast
  • Hawkes Bay
  • Hutt Valley
  • MidCentral
  • Taranaki
  • Wairarapa
  • Whanganui
  • Last updated 23 June 2016