Cancer Care Program - Staff and Physicians

Cancer Care Program Updates

Read the latest news from Cancer Care Program teams across Nova Scotia.

Oncology Transformation Project

The Oncology Transformation Project, or OTP, is a partnership of the Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program (NSHCCP), the Province of Nova Scotia, and Varian. Varian's Aria® Oncology Information System (OIS) is an electronic multi-modality comprehensive cancer-care platform for oncology. The platform will include:

  • a data and analytics platform
  • a radiation therapy treatment planning system
  • a systemic therapy management (STM) database

Project updates are available below.


A CASCADE is a concise communication tool designed to ensure all involved in Oncology Transformation Project (OTP) receive timely information about decisions to support critical timelines.