The OECI A&D Board has
approved the revised version (5.3) of the European Quality Standards for Cancer
Networks. This revision is based on the experiences of the 1st pilot of the
Network standards at the Association Toulousaine d'Oncologie Publique (ATOP) in
Toulouse in April 2021.
The OncoZON (Oncology Network SouthEast Netherlands) Network, consisting of the Maastricht University Medical Centre (MUMC+), 8 other regional hospitals and a radiotherapy institute in Maastricht, has agreed to participate in the 2nd pilot for the OECI European Network Standards certification. The Network is currently in the self assessment phase, the peer review visit will take place in 2023. MUMC+ has been certified in the A&D Programme since March 2021 and is designated as an OECI Comprehensive Cancer Centre. For more information, please
see the attachment.