Multidisciplinary Care

Multidisciplinary Care

Multidisciplinary Care (MDC) offers a collaborative approach to treatment planning and ongoing care for cancer patients.  MDC allows members of the treatment and care teams to regularly meet and discuss the physical and supportive care needs of cancer patients within a clinical setting.

Information on GRICS approach to Multidiscplinary Care is available for download by clicking on the following link:

MDC Patient information Brochure 2018

For more information on Multidisciplinary Care please click on the following links:
Victorian Department of Health and Human Services: Multidisciplinary Care
Achieving Best Practice Cancer Care: A Guide for Implementing Multidisciplinary Care

The following tumor specific multidiciplinary care meetings are currently hosted by

Latrobe Regional Hospital:

  • Breast
  • Colorectal
  • Upper Gastrointestinal
  • Skin
  • Lymphoma
  • Advanced Disease
  • Palliative Care

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service:

  • Urology

Central Gippsland Health – Sale:

  • Lung

Meetings are available by video conference to the following sites:

• Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
• Central Gippsland Health
• West Gippsland Healthcare Group
• Metropolitan hospitals and health services on request