After five and a half years, the chairman of the Primrose Hospice Phil Nunnerley has stepped down.
St Barnabas Lincolnshire Hospice has joined forces with Lincolnshire West Clinical Commissioning Group to get a better understanding of patients’ and carers’ experience of healthcare.
Initiatives to provide more support for people in the community are planned by Manorlands Hospice.
North Tyneside Council has appointed two Macmillan social workers to offer care to people who are on their GP palliative care register.
Facebook has added a new setting that gives users the option of having their account permanently deleted when they die.
Cambridge Journals has offered complimentary access to the top ten most downloaded articles published in 2013 and 2014 in the journal ‘Palliative and Supportive Care’.
The Buddhika Foundation, a non-profit Buddhist organisation from Thailand, updates ehospice on its Peaceful Death Project.
As Americans celebrate Black History Month, hospice professionals acknowledge that hospice utilization within African American communities is disproportionately low.
“Creation of new knowledge often does not on its own lead to widespread implementation or impact on health,” writes Eve Namisango, Research Manager at the African Palliative Care Association.