Cancer Society Press Release

Scoop 14 May 2020

The Government’s ‘Rebuilding Together’ budget could deliver the world-class cancer care New Zealanders deserve if carefully spent say the Cancer Society.

It urges DHBs to take the opportunity to be aspirational for people affected by cancer today and for those who may be affected by cancer in the future.

“New Zealanders want accurate and timely diagnosis, high quality care and wrap around support no matter who they are or where they live. This funding could deliver a transformative result if it’s used to re-design the system,” says Lucy Elwood, Cancer Society of New Zealand CEO. Read More