SERVICE CONTACT DETAILS
Wimmera Cancer Centre incorporating dialysis and Palliative Care
CNR Robinson and Arnott Streets, Horsham, VIC, 3400
Tel: 5381 9169
The Day Oncology Unit provides ambulatory care for cancer patients undergoing anti-cancer and supportive therapy, as well as infusions required for chronic disease management. The unit is open five days a week and is supported by two visiting medical oncologists and a cancer nurse practitioner.
The unit and it’s team plays an important role in the co-ordination and provision of cancer treatment for the people of the Wimmera and Southern Mallee in the delivery of anti-cancer drug therapy, blood transfusions, the administration of infusional drugs and the maintenance of access devices.
The unit has attached to it a nurse specifically to provide supportive care of people living with cancer. Referrals to this nurse for support can be self-directed or by any health professional.
Treatment Hours: Monday – Friday 8.30am – 4.30pm
No fees apply