Sam Keers, who was diagnosed with prostate cancer, is one of a number of people taking part in the pilot scheme
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New cancer scheme will offer patients 'round-the-clock care'

Seriously ill cancer patients in Northern Ireland who have complications during their illness are to be able to access round-the-clock care.

It is the first region in the UK to establish an acute oncology facility across all five health trusts.

BBC News NI Health Correspondent Marie-Louise Connolly reports.

  • 09 Mar 2016