National statistics announcement

Waiting times for suspected and diagnosed cancer patients for March 2017 and Q4 2016/17

Information on the waiting times of patients with suspected cancer and those subsequently diagnosed with cancer. Information on the number of people who attended outpatient appointments within two weeks of an urgent referral by their GP for suspected cancer or breast symptoms, and for patients with cancer on the numbers who started treatment within 31 and 62 days are included for each organisation. The numbers who started some types of subsequent treatments within 31 days are also given for each organisation. Numbers of patients who were not seen or treated within the specified times are also included.