Peter Macleod, Chief Social Work Officer for Renfrewshire Council and TCAT board member, talks about how the programme is changing the cancer care system and lives

The Transforming Care After Treatment (TCAT) programme is changing the lives of people affected by cancer and their families across the face of Scotland right now. The core of the programme is to ensure the best and most complete care and support for people after their main treatment programme for cancer has been completed. TCAT…

Glasgow project sees significant improvements in patient aftercare

More people than ever before are surviving cancer, but at the same time incidence of cancer is increasing. By 2030, the number of people living with cancer in Scotland is expected to rise from 220,000 to 360,000. As a result, health services need to consider how care and support is delivered after treatment is complete…