Australia delivers cancer care across the pacific

Despite all the progress made in the detection, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer, the huge distances some Australian patients need to cover for treatment add to the burden of the disease. Enter Icon Group’s network of comprehensive cancer centers outside the large cities.

6 min
Garry Barker
Published on February 3, 2018

Despite all the progress made in the detection, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer, the huge distances some Australian patients need to cover for treatment add to the burden of the disease. Enter Icon Group’s network of comprehensive cancer centers outside the large cities.


Jim Frantzis is Icon Group’s CEO of the Cancer Services division in Australia.

Accurate treatments and therapies are improving the patient benefit and the care for cancer.

By Garry Barker
Garry Barker specializes in business, technology, and healthcare. Previously Technology Editor of The Age, Melbourne’s premier morning newspaper, he now writes and produces weekly global podcasts on those topics.