Nova Scotia Health Authority's Cancer Care Program to hold focus group to talk about colorectal cancer education information

NSHA's Cancer Care Program is inviting patients, families and community members to attend a focus group about educational materials that are given to colorectal patients at the time of diagnosis.
NSHA's Cancer Care Program is inviting patients, families and community members to attend a focus group about educational materials that are given to colorectal patients at the time of diagnosis.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019

HALIFAX, N.S. – Nova Scotia Health Authority’s Cancer Care Program is inviting patients, families and community members to attend a focus group about educational materials that are given to colorectal cancer patients at the time of diagnosis.

The focus group will be held in the Bethune Ballroom at the Victoria General site of the QEII Health Sciences Centre in Halifax from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 5. Coffee and snacks will be provided. Space is limited to 8-10 people.

Those unable to participate in the focus group may share their thoughts by completing an electronic survey at: https://survey.nshealth.ca/TakeSurvey.aspx?SurveyID=964Kl840

To register, please contact NSHA Cancer Care Program project officer Susan Loveless by calling at (902)-473-5106 or emailing susan.loveless@nshealth.ca.

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