eviQ and Cancer Institute NSW
eviQ is part of the Cancer Institute NSW. The Institute is NSW's cancer control agency, established under the Cancer Institute NSW (2003) Act to lessen the impact of cancer across the state.
The Cancer Institute NSW is a pillar organisation of NSW Health, providing the strategic direction for cancer control in NSW. The Cancer Institute NSW is funded by the NSW State Government and governed by the Cancer Institute NSW Board. It reports directly to the Minister for Health and Medical Research.
Driven by the goals in the NSW Cancer Plan the Cancer Institute NSW has a 14 year history of working in partnership with all involved in the cancer community to:
- reduce the incidence of cancer in the community
- increase the survival rate of people with cancer
- improve the quality of life for people living with cancer, and the people who look after them
- provide a source of expertise on cancer control for the government, health service providers, medical researchers and the general community.
View the NSW Cancer Plan