Cancer treatment goes west

Home comforts: Director of Oncology Professor Sabe Sabesan, registered nurse Kyleigh Lambert, patient Jane Charuba and rural generalist nurse Karen Struthers preparing to administer chemotherapy at Hughenden Hospital

For cancer sufferers living in regional Queensland receiving treatment generally includes a grueling road trip to a major city. Not anymore for Hughenden residents with chemotherapy able to be administered at the local hospital via tele-health. Local nurses administer the treatment under the … [Read more...]