Prince of Wales leaps into the 21st century

The medical staff one of Australia’s main outpatient oncology units will soon have a state-of-the art multistorey complex after years of difficult working conditions in substandard 1960s accommodation.

“It’s extremely exciting,” says Professor Robyn Ward, head of oncology at the Prince of Wales  Hospital in Sydney.

“It’s good to be moving forward, but these facilities have served us well.

She says although her staff have been struggling to function across eight separate sites, “we have been providing world-class cancer care and in many cases leading the