What The East Midlands Children’s and Young Persons’ Integrated Cancer Service (EMCYPICS) is an integrated service for the investigation of children and young people (0 - 18 years) with suspected cancer and the treatment of those diagnosed with cancer. They also provide emotional and practical support for children and their families.
Where The EMCYPICS team is based at Nottingham Children's Hospital (Queen's Medical Centre) and Leicester Children's Hospital (Leicester Royal Infirmary) and also works with other experts from further afield if required.
Who EMCYPICS aims to give all children and young people with cancer/suspected cancer and their families access to high quality, safe and effective clinical care as well as emotional and practical support. For full eligibility criteria please check with the service.