St Catherine’s Hospice now has a permanent live music and alcohol licence, meaning the grounds and Mill cafe can be used for the likes of wedding anniversary or birthday celebrations.
The Cumberland News
Carlisle’s Eden Valley Hospice has been praised by the Care Quality Commission following an unannounced inspection.
Express and Star
A new promotional video by Compton Hospice aims to dispel myths about the service it provides to patients facing a life-limiting illness.
Andy Murray’s mum features in a new video launched in aid of The Prince and Princess of Wales Hospice.
Caitlin McLaughlin, who won a gold medal for the Young Designer of the Year award at the RHS Flower Show, is donating her winning garden to St Barnabas Hospice.
Wayne Rooney heaped praise on “incredible” Claire House after his latest visit to the Wirral children’s hospice.
“In healthcare we know we need to improve what we are doing, but the messages in guidelines and strategies have changed little over recent years,” writes GP Sarah Mitchell.
Marie Curie blog
“Getting together to celebrate a birthday, anniversary or christening creates magical moments that really lift our patients and live long in the memory of family members and loved ones,” writes lead nurse Nicola Denbow.
Article by Dr Joyce Cavaye and Dr Jacqueline H Watts, senior lecturers in the Faculty of Health and Social Care at the Open University.
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