5.5.5 Communication with the general practitioner

The lead clinician should ensure regular, timely, two-way communication with the woman’s general practitioner regarding:

  • the follow-up care plan
  • potential late effects
  • supportive and palliative care requirements
  • the woman’s progress
  • recommendations from the multidisciplinary team
  • any shared care arrangements
  • a process for rapid re-entry to medical services for women with suspected recurrence.