CHS: Proposed expansion of Gynaecology Oncology Service, Canberra Hospital

CHS is proposing is proposing an expansion of the Gynaecology Oncology service and has provided the Phase 1 Proposal for consultation. 

As part of Phase 1, CHS is proposing the expansion of gynaecological cancer surgery performed in the ACT. It is also proposing to increase the first specialist outpatient appointments and gynaecological oncology operating theatre lists/sessions.

Under the proposal, the service would be governed by the Division of Surgery and includes a single reporting line change.

You can view the correspondence at the below links:

What do you think?

It’s important for union members to lead this discussion. How will this affect you? Please send your feedback on this proposal to [E-Mail not displayed] by Friday 22 September using the subject line Canberra Hospital Gynaecology Oncology.

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