The following is a brief update on the MKCPP’s status and activities as prepared for an update presentation to the MKUH Board early in 2019…
Making sure that we have first-class cancer services in the Milton Keynes area is a vitally important activity, as you know. And this is what the Milton Keynes Cancer Patient Partnership (MKCPP) was founded to help achieve: to be a charity that combines “the patients’ voice” in a partnership with health professionals and other cancer-related groups and charities, working together so all MK cancer patients and their carers can have the best possible experience through the cancer journey.
With our core membership of local volunteer cancer patients and carers – users of cancer services – leading our strong and very active group, we’re pioneering the way forward for realistic maintenance of and improvements to cancer services based on the realities of today … while progressing, with our NHS partners, other charities, support groups and other associates, towards even better cancer care in the future. [Read more…]