By Elaine Stevens, chair of the Independent Association of Nurses in Palliative Care, and Ruth Bradley, director of care at St Joseph’s Hospice in Hackney.
Barbara van Brummen, clinical nurse specialist at Rennie Grove Hospice Care, talks about how a holistic, nurturing approach helps to normalise end of life care.
Construction crews have started expanding the creative therapies space at Cotswold Care Hospice in Minchinhampton.
The NHS is considering preventing families from overriding the consent of people who have signed the organ donor register.
Patients are being denied treatment for hernias, cataracts and infertility because the new GP-led groups that control NHS funding are imposing new restrictions on access to care.
Regional variations will have ‘substantial implications’ on how councils will be impacted by the introduction of the care costs cap, says London Councils.
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Encouraging more politicians to commit to Payroll Giving is being partly credited for a rise in sign-ups to the scheme.