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NOMINATE A MEMBER OF YOUR TREATMENT TEAM!

Have someone in mind you would like us to interview and recognise for all their hard work?

Send us an email
info@mycancerpal.com.au

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CV Magazine – 2016 Businesswoman of the Year

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My Cancer Pal’s founder Sara McLaughlin-Barrett was CV Magazines 2016 Businesswoman of the Year for Best Cancer Support Application.

The calibre of woman around the world dedicated to changing and bettering their industry and the world is incredibly inspiring.

Visit CV Magazine to view all the successful applications across many different categories.

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Monash Health Show their Support

It is coming up to four years that I have been working at Monash Health as one of their Lung Clinical Nurse Consultants. Since the day I first started the Lung & Sleep Department have been nothing short of welcoming, encouraging and supportive of my efforts inside and outside of work.

The staff in our department are dedicated, passionate and hard working!

This month especially, I was extremely proud to be apart of their team.

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Shine a Light on Lung Cancer

Help ‘Shine a Light’ on lung cancer by raising awareness and decreasing the stigma that surrounds this deadly disease.

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3AW – DENIS WALTER CHATS TO MY CANCER PAL

My Cancer Pal chats with 3AW – Denis Walter

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EOL Professionals – Palliative Care Sketch Note

EOL PROFESSIONALS- PALLIATIVE CARE SKETCH NOTE

We came across this fabulous organisation that helps raise awareness and educates the public on end of life (EOL) care and palliative care.

The EOL Professionals help raise awareness with their innovative and simple to understand SKETCH NOTES!

We think this is a BRILLIANT IDEA!

Click on the image below to have a look at their sketch note on Palliative Care…..

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Make sure you follow the EOL Professionals by clicking the links below:

fb: @eolprofessionals

Twitter: @eolpros

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Glen Huntly nurse creates new app

Founder and co-director Sara McLaughlin-Barrett chats to the Caulfield Glen Eira Leader. Read full article below.

 

GLEN HUNTLY NURSE CREATES NEW APP TO AID CANCER PATIENTS IN THEIR FIGHT

AFTER working alongside cancer patients for more than eight years, a Glenhuntly nurse has developed an app that could change their journey for the better.

Lung cancer nurse consultant Sara McLaughlin-Barrett has spent the past two years developing My Cancer Pal,

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Pal takes a swipe at dealing with cancer

Co-director, Sam aston chats to the Whitehorse Leader. Read full article below.

 

PAL TAKES A SWIPE AT DEALING WITH CANCER

Surrey Hills critical care nurse Sam Aston is making the lives of cancer patients that bit easier, one swipe at a time.

In collaboration with lung cancer nurse Sara McLaughlin-Barrett, the pair created the My Cancer Pal mobile app to give patients greater support, resources and information.

The app has been about a year in the making and was developed on their personal experiences in working with patients.

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