Canada – Inside Ottawa Valley
Justin Trudeau needed a plan. Not to become prime minister – but when he sat down with his father, Pierre Trudeau, he needed to work out a plan for carrying out his pere’s wishes for any end of life care he wanted to have.
Singapore – Straits Times
The Government has raised the Medisave withdrawal limits for palliative care from January. The daily limit now is $200, up from $160 and the lifetime limit for home palliative care is $2,500, up from $1,500.
UK – Cross Rhythms
Heather Bellamy spoke with CARE about the importance of the new Palliative Care Bill to make sure everyone has access to quality end of life care.
ehospice International Children’s
This year’s Penguin Waddle for Richard House, taking place today in Central London, will attempt to break another official Guinness World Record.
Wednesday was another packed day for delegates at Hospice UK’s annual conference, ‘The art and science of hospice care’.
It is with tongue in cheek I write this note but I hope it inspires Canadians to wonder about what has been and what can still come, writes J David Henderson.
The All Ireland Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care (AIIHPC) has announced the recipients of the three Clinical Research Fellowships worth up to €10,000 each.
ehospice South Africa
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As the nation comes together to honor Veterans on 11 November, it is important to remember that these men and women also deserve recognition and compassionate care when dealing with an advanced illness.