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Sarcoma [QS78]

Measuring the use of this guidance

Statement: 6

People with sarcoma are supported by an allocated key worker with specialist knowledge of sarcomas and their treatment.

Quality standard measure: Patient satisfaction and availability of key worker.
What was measured: Proportion of sarcoma patients who reported that they were given the name of a Clinical Nurse Specialist who would support them through their treatment.
Data collection end: June 2015
87.4%
Data collection end: June 2016
88.3%
Data collection end: March 2018
88.9%
Area covered: England
Source: Quality Health. National Cancer Patient Experience Survey.

Quality standard measure: Patient satisfaction and availability of key worker.
What was measured: Proportion of sarcoma patients who reported that they found it easy to contact their Clinical Nurse Specialist.
Data collection end: June 2015
85.8%
Data collection end: June 2016
87%
Data collection end: March 2018
82.5%
Area covered: England
Source: Quality Health. National Cancer Patient Experience Survey.



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