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Public Service, Oncology, Haematology

Cancer Care Coordination

What We Do

  • We navigate patients through health and social services for co-ordinated care
  • We work with family/whānau to make sure there is good  understanding of the cancer journey
  • We provide information regarding the options and management of the illness
  • This involves explaining the Pathway, disease process, treatment, medication and ongoing care
  • We refer the patient to other services, as needed
  • We provide support at appointments
  • We provide ongoing support through regular visits and phone calls 


Phone:  (07) 343 7729 
Fax: (07) 343 7708 

Nurse Specialists' Rooms,

Ground Floor, Bridgeman South

Rotorua Hospital

The Cancer Support Nurses accept referrals from:

  • Patients
  • Families
  • Friends of patients
  • Family doctor
  • Hospital services
  • District Nursing Service
  • Cancer Society
  • Taupō /Rotorua Hospital
  • Waikato Hospital - Oncologists /Hospital services

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This page was last updated at 12:03PM on August 25, 2020.