Cancer Nurse Coordinators are experienced nurses who work closely with health care teams to coordinate patient care. They assess patients and identify which services, information and support they need.
The West Coast DHB Cancer Nurse Coordinator (CNC) is Andrea Reilly.
Connect you with oncology or palliative care teams
The oncology ward at Te Nīkau, Grey Hospital & Health Centre is the general ward.
Buller Integrated Health Centre has oncology and palliative care teams.
Your doctor, nurse, or other health professional can contact the CNC and ask her to see you if they suspect you have cancer. The CNC may contact you to discuss your cancer treatment plan and introduce you to your cancer care team.
You can also contact the CNC directly to discuss your needs or condition.
The CNC works in Community Services at Te Nīkau, Grey Hospital & Health Centre. She also works regularly at Buller Integrated Health Centre and can travel to other health centres around the West Coast.
Page last updated: 5 August 2020
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