What we provide at our hospitals
We provide day case chemotherapy and advanced nurse practitioner clinics at ou Scunthorpe hospital.
Our oncology service at Grimsby hospital is based with the Amethyst Unit providing a dedicated inpatient, day case and outpatient clinic facility. The unit offers a seamless and personalised service to patients using multi-disciplinary expertise, which includes provision of an acute oncology service.
Consultant medical care for cancer patients is provided by visiting consultant oncologists from Hull’s Queen’s Cancer Centre and Castle Hill Hospital in close collaboration with clinical nurse specialists, chemotherapy nurses and a Macmillan Advanced Nurse practitioner team.
Our oncology department is part of the North East Yorkshire and Humber Clinical Alliance, and works in close collaboration with the cancer centre based at Queens Cancer Centre Hull.
Support and advice
If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with cancer, information and support is available from on the Macmillan website:Diagnosis Treatment Money, finance and insurance Lifestyle and wellbeing Supporting someone with cancer