NHS cancer staff shortages should be ‘top government priority

The NHS cancer workforce do an incredible job and we should never stop thanking them for the work they do to diagnose, treat and care for cancer patients.

That is why it’s important that workforce concerns are made a top priority of any government, so that staff have the capacity to diagnose and treat patients and achieve the vision set out in England’s Cancer Strategy.

This includes addressing staff shortages so we can improve diagnosis, treatment, care and outcomes.

Read more from Sharon Hodgson for Cancer Research UK here: http://scienceblog.cancerresearchuk.org/2018/02/09/sharon-hodgson-mp-nhs-cancer-staff-shortages-should-be-top-government-priority/?utm_sq=fobkc1cnww