Canterbury DHB

Context

Referral for chemotherapy in Timaru Day Ward

  1. Email referral to Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialists: oncology@scdhb.health.nz.

    CDHB clinic letters on Health Connect South are available to Timaru day ward.

  2. To order the drug, fax a copy of the script to 03 687 2249.
  3. Send the original script to the Chemotherapy Nurse in Day Patient Services, Timaru Hospital (chemotherapy cannot be administered without the original).
  4. If patient education is needed, please indicate on the email referral and Timaru oncology nurses will provide it.

For further information, contact Christine Kerr, Oncology CNS via email address above or phone 03 687 2419.

About this Canterbury DHB document (46398):

Document Owner:

Mark Smith (see Who's Who)

Issue Date:

October 2017

Next Review:

October 2019

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Topic Code: 46398