The National Cancer Waiting Times Monitoring Dataset contains the data required for monitoring the cancer waiting time targets.
The data items are presented in the same order as the CSV (Comma Separated Values) file which can be exported from Trust based systems and uploaded to the Cancer Waiting Times system. This system is hosted nationally on NHSnet.
The three columns show whether the Data item is Mandatory or Optional for
|-||urgent GP referral for suspected cancer,|
|-||first definitive treatment for cancer following a referral other than an urgent GP referral for cancer, and|
|-||first definitive treatment for cancer following an urgent GP referral for suspected cancer|
- M= MANDATORY
- M* = MANDATORY WHEN APPLICABLE
- O = OPTIONAL
- O* = OPTIONAL WHEN APPLICABLE