The cancer services multi-disciplinary teams work across Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield, Solihull Hospital and Birmingham Chest Clinic.
Being diagnosed with cancer is a difficult and worrying time. As a patient, you need to know that your care is as good as it can be. We will aim to keep you involved and informed at every stage of your care pathway, and be committed to providing the very best treatments and technologies to care for you.
Rapid access to specialists for patients with suspected cancer
Quick and early diagnosis
Multi-disciplinary team working
Full patient involvement with treatment planning
Treatment by dedicated cancer specialists
A strong cancer research and education programme
Excellent links with community support groups
Easy access to counseling services
Efficient professional links with other cancer units and centres in our networks
Support for our cancer patients in a caring and culturally sensitive way
Cancer Support Services
We provide comprehensive support services for patients who have been diagnosed with cancer, as well as support for their carers’ and families.
Throughout your treatment with us, you will receive a range of information leaflets and other materials that will help to explain the treatments and procedures that you will undergo. You will be fully supported by your clinical nurse specialist and medical team who will provide you with individualized information about your treatment. Your clinical team will also advise you on the additional support available in your local area such as support groups and charities.
If you would like to speak to a member of the patient services team for further advice or would like to feedback on any of our services, please do not hesitate to call us on 0121 424 0808, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or write to us at:
Patient Services Department Main Entrance Heartlands Hospital Bordesley Green East Birmingham B9 5SS