Independent report

IRP advice: south-west peninsula cancer surgical services

Proposed changes to upper gastro-intestinal cancer surgical services provided by Exeter, Plymouth and Truro hospitals.



Referral to the Secretary of State for Health was made by Cornwall County Council Health and Adults Overview and Scrutiny Committee and Devon County Council Health and Adults’ Services Scrutiny Committee. The proposed changes relate to services for the population of the south-east peninsula provided from Derriford Hospital Plymouth, Royal Cornwall Hospital Truro and Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital Exeter.

Published 22 July 2010