7308 - Cancer: Drugs (Answered)

Andrew Gwynne
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what progress NHS England's Short Life Working Group on reform of the Cancer Drugs Fund has made; and when he expects that Group to report.

George Freeman

NHS England’s Cancer Drugs Fund Working Party was established to inform NHS England’s deliberations on the development of proposals for the future evaluation and commissioning of cancer drugs.

NHS England has advised that the outputs from these deliberations will inform a discussion at the July meeting of the NHS England Board.