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Coordination nurses in oncological care (ICSO) THE ROLE OF THE ICSO NURSE To ensure efficient and quality care for all patients, the Jules Bordet Institute has put into place a team of ICSO nurses (Coordination nurses in oncological care) charged with overseeing care for the Institute's cancer patients.The Institute's ICSO nurses all hold a nursing degree with a specialisation in onc...

Lymphology clinic

Lymphology clinic Our role The Institut Bordet Lymphology Clinic brings together doctors and paramedical professionals who offer a structured, multidisciplinary response to lymphatic disorders and to questions about the lymphatic system that certain cancer patients may ask. The Clinic also offers its services to individuals with primary lymphoedema, lipolymphoedema and secondary lymphoedema fo...

Logistic and deliveries

Logistic and deliveries Deliveries Deliveries to the Jules Bordet Institute take place:from 7.30 to 12.00 and 13.00 to 16.00 at the CHU Saint-Pierre, rue Haute 290 – 1000 Brussels   About the Pharmacy from 8h30 to 17h00 It concerns the Pharmacy of the Institut Jules Bordet (floor -1) ...

Jobs for nursing department

Join the Department of Nursing at the Institute! Always seeking new colleagues The Jules Bordet Institute is a hospital on a human scale where everybody has the opportunity to make a difference while developing his or her skills in a high-tech, welcoming and stimulating working environment.  An ...

Oncological emergencies

Oncological emergencies Our role The mission of oncological emergencies at the Institut Jules Bordet is to care for patients consulting for a medical emergency relating to their cancerous disease or its treatment. After being examined in the emergency room, possibly followed by a number of additional examinations, the patient will either be allowed to return home with the appropriate treatment...

Intensive care unit

Intensive care unit Our role The mission of the Intensive Oncological Care Unit at the Institut Jules Bordet is:  Care for severe complications of cancer and of its treatments; complications of a nature to be life threatening,  Surveillance of patients suffering from cancer who are undergoing treatment that poses a risk, such as surgery or heavy medical treatment.  The unit, which provides in...

Cell therapy unit - hematology

Cell therapy unit (Hematology) Our rol The hematological cell therapy unit (U.T.C.H.) is a platform dedicated to translating new cell therapies into reliable and effective treatment that increases the survival rate of cancer patients as a result of innovative approaches. The unit's functioning is closely integrated with that of the apheresis unit upstream and the clinical transplantation ...

Transplantation unit - hematology

Transplantation unit (Hematology) Our rol There are two types of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation:autotransplantation: autologous transplantation, using stem cells taken from the patient, allotransplantation: allogenic transplantation,  using stem cells taken from a compatible brother or sister (known as a family or related transplant), or the stem cells of a voluntary and anonymous don...

Apheresis Unit - hematology

Apheresis Unit (Hematology) Our rol Apherisis is a procedure that makes it possible to separate the various elements of the blood, in particular:  the plasma (therapeutic plasmapherisis), the red corpuscles (therapeutic erythropheresis), the white corpuscles (therapeutic leucapheresis), the hematopoietic stem cells (cytapheresis), essential for both analogous transplants (using cells taken f...

Nursing placements

Nursing placements Applying for a placement at the Department of Nursing Would you like the work experience of a placement at the Jules Bordet Institute? If so, you can send your application to Goossens Carine : carine.goossens@bordet.be,  with a copy for Van Hecke Kathy : kathy.vanhecke@bordet.be ...

Visiting hours at Institut Bordet

Informations for visitors Schedule of hospitalization visits Visiting hours are from 13h until 20h (exceptions ASTI and RESI)  For your own comfort, we advise you to remind your family and friends :  Visiting hours have to be strictly respected Extended visits might risk tiring you Outside visiting hours you can always receive and make phone calls   ASTI (intensive care for non-surgery pa...

Oncogenetic

Oncogenetic clinic You do not inherit a cancer, you inherit an increased risk of developing a cancer.  Daphné t’Kint de Roodenbeke Head of the Oncogenetic Clinic Oncogenetics: Is cancer hereditary? ...

IREN

Choosing to participate in a clinical trial Let’s try the IREN tool ! IREN: Informed on Research, ENgaged for better treatmentsIREN is a decision aid to support cancer patients’ decisions about clinical trial participation. It’s a collaborative project between clinical research professionals, patients and relatives.L'Outil IREN (Français)IREN Hulpmiddel (Nederlands) ...

Test page

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Our videos

Our videos Exclusive images of the new Jules Bordet Institute! Watch the video and discover the major project for the new Jules Bordet Institute. Magnificent images of the construction work on the   80,000 m² dedicated exclusively to cancer are accompanied by explanations on how the project was conceived to combine excellence of patient care with optimal well-being for patients and care staff. ...

accompaniment

Supporting care With the medical teams, many other healthcare professionals support the patients. They are dedicated to help patients in managing their illness and treatments, and to promote their wellbeing. ICSOs Cancer care nurse coordinators (ICSOs) play an important role in each patient’s care pathway.They coordinate patient care among the different healthcare providers dealing with each patient’s case: doctors, paramedical staff (psychologists, dieticians, physiotherapists, etc) and administrative staff. ICSOs also liaise between the Institut Bordet and any external care...

Second opinion

Requesting a second opinion “Seeking a second opinion is a patient’s right.”    Dr Dominique de Valeriola, General Medical Director, Institut Jules Bordet Second opinion Every year, many patients request a second opinion from the multidisciplinary team of the Institut Jules Bordet. ...

after cancer

and after cancer ... “As well as follow-up care, our patients are offered many types of support, after treatment too.”  Dr Dominique de Valeriola, General Medical Director, Institut Jules Bordet Medical care after cancer After treatment, when medical examinations show no more sign of cancer, the patient is considered to be in remission. It is then that post-cancer care begins. ...