The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust is ranked as one of the top NHS trusts in the country in the NHS national performance rankings. In October 2007, The Healthcare Commission?s Annual Health Check showed that The Royal Marsden received the highest score of ?excellent? for both quality of services and use of its resources for the second year in a row. The Trust provides inpatient, day care and outpatient services for all areas of cancer treatment. The Trust pioneers and innovates in all areas of cancer treatment. It is a leader in its field, striving for excellence. Its unique relationship with The Institute of Cancer Research assists the development of new treatments and brings benefits to patients as quickly as possible.