The latest COVID-19 Cancer information for City and Hackney



Resources, Information and Support for people living with and beyond cancer City and Hackney - With the closure of the Macmillan social prescribing service, we would like to share an alternative support document for your patients people living with and beyond cancer City and Hackney. The document includes both national support services as well as highlighting some key support available locally. (see download section).

2WW referral

For 2WW referrals, please use the Pan London Referral Form

Yearly Audit 

Please consider doing the annual cancer routes to diagnosis audit, the template is available in the downloads section (an automated template will be available from the CEG soon). This will be part of the CCLES, await further instructions.

GP Significant Event Analysis (SEA)

Use the RCGP toolkit as well as the report template and appraisal template located in the Downloads section.

Prevalence Improvement Search

This search will help you identify patients with incorrect cancer codes who are not coming up in routine searches. This will help you identify your true population of patients eligible for Time to Talk cancer appointments, and the CCG get an idea of the true prevalence of people living with and beyond cancer in Hackney. See the Downloads section for instuctions on ow to use search.

Cancer Decision Support Tools 

C the Signs 

City and Hackney are the first area to participate in a 12 month trail of 'C the signs', a new decision support tool designed to help GPs diagnose cancer earlier.

Your can acess the tool online or you can download it as an app via the App Store/Google Play, just search 'C the Signs'

Cancer Research UK Symptom Reference Guide 

See the one page CRUK Symptom Reference guide in the Downloads section.


Access the Qcancer website