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Cancer care could stop for patients at risk of catching coronavirus in hospital

1 month ago   |   By Metro

NHS Chief Executive Sir Simon Stevens at a Downing Street press conference yesterday
Some cancer care could be stopped during the coronavirus crisis, the NHS chief executive has said.
Sir Simon Stevens also suggested private hospitals in some cities have agreed to stay clear of taking coronavirus patients in order to become cancer care specialist hospitals during the outbreak. He said cancer care could stop if clinicians and patients agree that it would be too risky for them to travel.
Speaking at the daily press briefing yesterday, he added that frontline staff will find themselves in...
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