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New Five-Year National Cancer Strategy Launched in Norway

Country Correspondent: Marianne Storm

In April 2018, Health Minister Bent Høie presented the Norwegian cancer strategy for 2018-22. The strategy focuses on improving quality of life for cancer patients, survivors, and their families; improving coordination between specialist and primary care; boosting implementation of measures to prevent cancer; and increasing treatment capacity. One key goal is to implement clinical pathways for cancer patients to ensure safe transition from specialist to primary care.

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Publication Date: August 15, 2018