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Why Choose Private Oncology Treatment?

Our dedicated specialists and staff offer our patients the highest standard of health care. At The Friendlies we offer patients a total care approach to treatment, as well as access to other support services you may need.

  • Access to your oncologist seven days a week, in person, by telephone or teleconference
  • No out of pocket expenses for chemotherapy or related drugs (unless private health excess payment applies, or non-PBS item)
  • Total care with a multidisciplinary team of surgeons, general physician, radiation oncologist, radiographer, urologist, gynaecologist, cardiologist and nurse manager reviewing all cases weekly.
  • Quick access to the Friendly Society Private Hospital through The Friendlies Emergency Department (Charges apply)
  • Access to cancer council nurses and volunteers
  • Access to Psychiatrist/Psychologist
  • Access to Allied Health Services, including Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy and Dietitian
  • Convenient access to onsite Cafe
  • Convenient access to onsite Pharmacy
  • Radiology and Pathology services located within hospital