The Co. Durham Wellbeing for the Time
Being Project which incorporates both the Waiting Well and Cancer
Treatment Outcomes Programme was launched at the end of November
Two years on and County Durham and
Darlington NHS Foundation Trust (CDDFT) has been nationally
recognised as a trail blazer for prehabilitation delivery in our
Awareness and understanding of the
importance of prehab for all patients prior to any treatment, is
increasing and it will be part of the Major Conditions Strategy and
the National Cancer Plan for 2023/24.
As prehab within CDDFT grows in strength,
we hope to continue as we move out of the pilot phase with evidence
and patient experience to show the difference it has
'Care received was fantastic and I was very well looked after
and very impressed.'
Patient, Day Surgery, Darlington Memorial Hospital