Macmillan Clinical Nurse Specialist Neuro-Oncology and Sarcoma
United Lincolnshire Hospitals – Lincoln, Boston & Grantham
Diploma in Nursing, Adult Cancer Nursing, Bsc (hons), ACST
As well as Macmillan Sarcoma CNS , I am Macmillan Neuro-Oncology and previously a CNS for Cancer of Unknown Primary
Clinical Activities & Research
Qualified in 2000, Worked in Oncology for last 12 years, Staff Nurse and then Junior Sister on Waddington Unit at L.C.H.(formerly Wragby Ward). Initially was an Oncology ward but then merged with Haematology.
I have an interest in psychological wellbeing, Quality of Life and currently undertaking a Masters Modules in older persons mental health and Living with and beyond cancer
Have been in this post for 2years, it was a commissioned post and is a new service for Lincolnshire.
The sky- dive raised £740 for charities that give special days out for my patients.
Yvonne Needham- 01522 572313