Keith Cancer Link

helping people with cancer

Keith Cancer Link stats for 2016-November 2017

KEITH CANCER LINK STATS FROM 2016 -2017

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SUPPORTED BY TRANSPORT FROM "KEITH CANCER LINK", FROM THE ABOVE DATES IS    95  TO DATE 

THEY ARE ESCORTED FOR CANCER TREATMENTS , CLINICS AND THERAPIES TO :_

DR GRAY'S HOSPITAL , ELGIN ,ABERDEEN ROYAL INFIRMARY AND WOODEND HOSPITALS,ABERDEEN 

TURNER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL , KEITH . RAIGMORE HOSPITAL , INVERNESS, THE "OAKS" PALLIATIVE DAY CARE HOSPITAL , ELGIN ,

MANY TRAVEL DAILY BY TAXI FOR 3-4-6- WEEKS FOR RADIOTHERPY.

CLINIC APPOINTMENTS IN PREPARATION FOR THERAPIES

CHEMOTHERAPY TREATMENTS LASTING HOURS.

SCANS, X-RAYS, CAST FITTINGS  FOR RADIOTHERPY

SOME HAVE SEVERAL APPOINTMENTS WITH VARIOUS SPECIALISTS  AT ONE VISIT, THIS CAN BE VERY TRAUMATIC FOR A CANCER PATIENT  

THERE CAN BE 3-4 PEOPLE IN A TAXI AT TIMES AND TWO TAXIS ARE USED IF THE SITUATION REQUIRES IT .

TAXI DRIVERS ESCORT PATIENTS TO THEIR DESIGNATED AREAS AND WAIT TO ASSIST THEM SAFELY BACK HOME .

A RELATIVE OR ESCORT FROM THE GROUP CAN BE ARRANGED . ,

ALL FOR THE HEALING PROCESS AND STRESS FREE.

ALL FUNDED FROM LOCAL DONATIONS

PEOPLE WHO QUALIFY FOR OUR SERVICE MUST BE REGISTERED WITH THE HEALTH CENTRE  KEITH

 

ACCOUNTS ARE AUDITED BY RITSONS ACCOUNTANTS AND BUSINESS ADVISERS . KEITH AND BUCKIE . THEY ALSO COMPLETE THE OSCAR REPORT 

INSURANCE FOR THE GROUP IS WITH "KEEGAN and PENNYKID. EDINBURGH