LRCP is one of the world’s leading cancer care centres. It is renowned as a research and teaching hospital committed to the highest quality patient care. As a community healthcare professional, you are an important part of LRCP’s team. The following information will help you understand how LRCP operates and what steps to take when referring someone to our program.
According to each type of cancer and disease site LRCP’s Referral Guidelines help referring physicians determine the types of tests and examinations needed prior to a patient’s first visit to LRCP. Required tests are different according to each disease site. Following the Guidelines ensures greater treatment efficiency.
The primary responsibility of LRCP’s clinicians is direct patient care. They also participate in various Cancer Disease Site Teams, conduct research and teach the next generation of cancer care professionals.