Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust (GSTT) , UK
Title Of Presentation :
The effectiveness of the Guy’s Rapid Diagnostic Service (RDS)
Sabine Martin is an Independent Advanced Nurse practitioner in Guy’s Rapid Diagnostic Service (RDS). She has worked within Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital since 2002, after qualifying in Nursing in 1991 in Germany. She specialised in ITU, Urology, Renal/Transplant and Geriatric oncology, where her team won the Macmillan Innovation Award in 2019. She runs the RDS for patients with vague symptoms concerning for cancer. This involves comprehensive assessment and tailored diagnostics to expedite diagnoses of cancer and non-cancerous conditions. She has co-managed the acceleration RDS phase in response to COVID-19 and is the RDS Nursing Managerial Lead.