This Section is designed for healthcare professionals and GP Practice staff.

For public information, please visit the Brighton and Hove CCG public home page.

Cancer and Oncology

Two Week Wait Referrals

Suspected cancer should be referred using a Two Week Wait Referral Form

Fast Track Referral for Suspected Cancer of Unknown Primary

Please follow the link for a Fast-Track Referral Form for Suspected Cancer of Unknown Primary

Local Guidance

Cancer Education

You can find details fo the CCG's forthcoming cancer education events on the Practice Training Events page.

Testicular Cancer Patient Leaflet for young people

You can find a patient information leaflet on signs of testicular cancer on the Right Here website

Guidance on Providing Cervical Screning for Women with Learning Disabilities

You can find guidance on cervical screening for women with learning disabilities in the table below.

Guidance on Cancer Screening for Trans People

You can find guidance on cancer screening for trans people in the table below.

National Guidance

The Macmillan Cancer website has a section for Health and Social Care Professionals

The Royal College of General Practitioners' website has a Primary Care Cancer Toolkit.

NICE Guidance

The NG-12 NICE guidance on early diagnosis of cancer has been used to develop updates to cancer pathways.  The main changes are an emphasis on investigations in primary care and tiered urgency of referrals.

You can find a Frequently Asked Questions document about the NG-12 changes in the table below.

Macmillan have also produced a rapid referral toolkit which can be downloaded on to your desktop for ease of reference. 

Locally Commissioned Services

Please see the Locally Commissioned Services (LCS) page for information on the Cancer LCS and the Evidence and Guidance Documents.

Please follow the link for the Cancer LCS Resources page.

Other Information

Cancer Advocacy Service Patient Leaflet

Please see the table below for a patient information leaflet on the Cancer Advocacy Service.  For more information on this service, please see the Macmillan-Impetus Cancer Advocacy Service website

Bowel Cancer Screening Kits 

Call 08007 076060 to order bowel cancer screening kits for your patients.  More information and support for patients is available on this website: http://www.cancerscreening.nhs.uk/bowel/index.html

If you are ordering new bowel screening kits as part of the Cancer Locally Commissioned Service (LCS), please use the downloadable template available on the Cancer LCS Resources page.

Horizon Centre

The Macmillan Horizon Centre at Bristol Gate in Brighton is a calm, friendly and welcoming place offering all round support for people affected by cancer.
You can find a leaflet with more information about the Macmillan Horizon Centre in the table below.

Prescribing 

For prescribing information, please see Chapter 8 of the Joint Formulary.

Feedback on Providers 

Please follow the link to send us feedback on service providers

NG-12 Frequently Asked Questions


The NG-12 Frequently Asked Questions is for use by clinicians/.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

Providing Cervical Screening for Women with Learning Disabilities


The guidance on Providing Cervical Screening for Women with Learning Disabilities is for use by clinicians.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

Cancer Screening for Trans People


The Cancer Screening for Trans People Leaflet is for use by clinicians. It is a patient information leaflet with additional information for health professionals. You can find a version of this leaflet aimed at patients here.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

Cancer Advocacy Service Patient Leaflet


The Cancer Advocacy Service Patient Leaflet is for sharing with patients and the public.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us

Cancer Advocacy Service Patient Leaflet in Easy-Read Format


The Cancer Advocacy Service Patient Leaflet in Easy-Read format is for sharing with patients and the public.

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Macmillan Horizon Centre Leaflet


The Macmillan Horizon Centre Leaflet is for sharing with patients and the public.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.