(For treatment side effects and complications only)
Posted 9th January 2023
Ambulance staff are taking industrial action on Wednesday 11th January and Monday 23rd January 2023.
Our appointments are going ahead as usual so please come to hospital as planned.
Ambulance patient transport services (PTS) for oncology are expected to continue on strike days:
If you have any queries or questions about ambulance patient transport services (PTS):
Our Hotline team is available 24/7 – including the strike days – on 0800 169 5555 for anyone who is currently being treated at The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre or who completed treatment in the last six weeks and who needs urgent care or advice (e.g. due to treatment side-effects).
For general health advice and queries - including an online symptom checker - visit 111 online (111.nhs.uk)
Call 999 if it is a life-threatening emergency.
The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre is not one of the organisations selected for strike action by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) on 18th and 19th January 2023.
Our appointments are going ahead on those days so please come to hospital as planned unless we have contacted you to say otherwise.