A new phone line at St Luke’s Hospice in Basildon, which is taking the weight off overstretched A&E departments, is proving so successful the service is having to recruit more staff.
Dr Ros Scott, voluntary sector consultant and honorary research fellow, University of Dundee, reflects on the impact of hospice volunteers.
Wanstead & Woodford Green Guardian
Haven House Children’s Hospice in Woodford Green has announced that Christopher Biggins is to be its new celebrity ambassador.
Union members have voted to investigate the practice of downbanding nurses and other health service workers by trusts looking to make financial savings.
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