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People’s experience of cancer care remains positive

The results of the 2018 national cancer patient experience survey revealed overall experience is very positive, with patients rating it at an average of 8.8 out of 10.

This continues an improving trend from 8.74 in 2016 and 8.70 the previous year. Since 2015, 29 survey questions showed improvements and only five showed a downward trend. Experience of information provision has shown the biggest improvement. In 2018, fewer patients reported a positive experience of support from their GP practice during treatment. More.....