PHILOSOPHY AND VALUES

At Ballarat Cancer Care, we are focussed on building a dedicated and exciting group of Oncologists and Haematologists committed to looking after patients with cancer and blood disorders.

Our Aims

Ensure our patients receive:

  • Personalised, empathetic and expert care
  • The best and most up-to-date information on cancer treatments available
  • A range of options to accessing medical help in hours and after hours
  • Optimal communication with your GP and
  • Supportive and efficient service from our administration team.

Optimise information delivery to our patients by:

  • Developing a cancer information website specific for the needs of the Western Victorian community
  • Links to other cancer information sites providing broad based information options
  • Provision of written information in easy to read plain English language

Enhance our knowledge and practice:

  • Contribute to cancer trials
  • Participate in regular Medical Student teaching and ward Rounds with the University of Notre Dame
  • Liaise with centres participating in clinical research
  • Participate in continuing professional development through the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, participating and presenting at conferences (nationally and internationally), documenting papers focussing on our research, treatments and patient outcomes.