AYA Standards of Care 2016

Below is a copy of the Service Provision for Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Patients in New Zealand including Standards of Care 2016. 

This is what set the standards for young people with cancer and providers.

Heidi Watson

The Clinical Leader is responsible for providing clinical leadership and national oversight of the network .

Heidi is a passionate and experienced health professional with a strong clinical, education and leadership background. Her enthusiasm for, and commitment to youth health has focused on improving the outcomes of youth with cancer and chronic health conditions. Previously, Heidi held the position of AYA Cancer Nurse Specialist for Auckland District Health Board. Alongside her AYA clinical leadership role she holds a youth health academic position at the University of Auckland.