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St George’s breast cancer service wins national improvement award

News & events | 18 May 2012 | Tags: breast cancer service wins national improvement award

The breast cancer service team at St George’s Hospital, London, has won an NHS Improvement award for reducing the amount of time that patients spend in hospital following surgery. In January 2011 the team introduced a new 23-hour discharge model for breast cancer patients. As a result there has been …