National Children's Cancer Service Favoured
Tuesday, 24 August 1999, 9:11 am
Press Release: Health Funding Authority
The Health Funding Authority (HFA) is supporting a
recommendation that New Zealand establish a single national
children's cancer service.
The HFA released a report today
by Dr Michael Stevens, Medical Director and Consultant
Paediatric Oncologist at Birmingham Children's Hospital, and
Chairman of the United Kingdom Children's Cancer Study
The HFA asked Dr Stevens to review the provision of
services for children with cancer in New Zealand and to
recommend the best way for services to be set up.