Cancer Referral To Treatment Period

A Cancer Referral To Treatment Period is a REFERRAL TO TREATMENT PERIOD.

The service standard for referral to treatment for cancer is that the PATIENT must receive First Definitive Treatment within 62 days (or 31 days for Acute Leukaemia, testicular, and children's cancers), rather than within 18 Weeks.

A PATIENT will have a Cancer Referral To Treatment Period in the following circumstances:

A Cancer Referral To Treatment Period is the period of time between Cancer Referral To Treatment Period Start Date and either the:

A Cancer Referral To Treatment Period does NOT complete automatically if the PATIENT does not attend the first APPOINTMENT during the Cancer Referral To Treatment PeriodWAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT (FIRST SEEN) is used to align waiting times monitoring with the service standard for 18 Weeks.

 

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