Cancer Services at Rivers Hospital
Rivers Hospital is an established provider of cancer services from screening and rapid diagnosis, to surgical treatments, chemotherapy and support services. Our multi-disciplinary teams work together to pursue the best possible outcome for patients.
Benefits of choosing Rivers for cancer services:
- Diagnosis waiting times are two weeks on the NHS or three days at Ramsay Health Care
- Treatment waiting times are 62 days on the NHS or under 7 days at Ramsay Health Care.
- A wider range of diagnostic tests, treatments and drugs may be available to consultants so they can offer the most appropriate treatment to individual patients.
Plans for a new dedicated Cancer Centre on the hospital site are in-progress and include the provision of radiotherapy to provide a seamless pathway for patients' for their entire treatment journey.
Types of cancers seen at Rivers Hospital:
- As well as a few less common cancers
Screening for bowel, breast, cervical, prostate and skin cancer.