GP Electronic Cancer Referral

awardElectronic referral for Breast, Prostate and Lung cancer is available free for GPs using the following ICGP accredited software systems:

  • Socrates
  • Complete GP
  • Helix Practice Manager
  • HealthOne

To use this system you will need to register with Healthlink through their website or by phone to 01 8825606.

The NCCP Electronic Cancer Referral Project Board hosted a workshop on “A World without Faxes: Will Healthcare come to a stop” on Wednesday 16th May 2018. A summary of the workshop is available here. 

Electronic Cancer Referral In Ireland: The National Cancer Control Programme Approach

Background : The National Cancer Strategy 2006 recognised that information systems should be developed to manage cancer services.  The National Cancer Control Programme (NCCP), in collaboration with a broad range of stakeholders, has developed electronic cancer referral for breast, prostate, lung cancer and pigmented lesion.  More

For most up to date statistics please go to the following weblink: 

Commencement of pilot of attachment of photographs to the NCCP Pigmented Lesion Electronic GP Referral Form

For more information on the commencement of the pilot please click here.

Last updated: 23rd June 2020