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COVID-19 clinical support

The current category is Managing Co-morbidities during Covid-19 pandemic


Cancer referrals and safety netting

Colorectal cancer

All patient must have FIT done before referral, except if anal/ rectal mass or anal ulceration

Education for Primary Care

Early Diagnosis PCN DES Specification: SE London Cancer Alliance, in collaboration with Borough GP Cancer Leads have developed a primary care educational work programme to support PCNs to deliver the Early Cancer Diagnosis PCN DES Specification. This section will be updated regularly with resources to support PCNs in delivering the DES.

Lung Cancer & COVID-19

Personalised care, health and well-being

The website includes a series of patient information videos which cover a range of topics, including emotional wellbeing, managing fatigue, diet and exercise. Also provides signposting to some of the COVID-19 specific resources and support services, currently available. These cover psychosocial information and support services, physical activity and bereavement information and support.

Prostate cancer

  • Management of patients with suspected prostate cancer. Patients should continue to be referred onto the 2WW pathway for suspected prostate cancer using the pre-COVID referral criteria.  These standards have not changed. Within secondary care, Diagnostic clinics and MRI services have been restored and able to manage patients referred with an elevated age-specific PSA.