Mike Walsh takes over as chief executive of George Thomas Hospice Care as Margaret Pritchard retires after 15 years in post.
St Michael’s Hospice is introducing an innovative scheme which will allow terminally ill people to be cared for in their own homes.
A Karate Sensei has vowed to take on 30 fighters in aid of St Luke’s Hospice after they nursed his mum in her final hours.
Professor Sheila Payne, President of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC), on how to make the most of attending the EAPC World Congress.
Launching the next phase of the government’s ‘dementia challenge’, David Cameron has announced that all NHS staff – from hospital porters to surgeons – will be given training in understanding dementia.
ehospice International children’s edition
Dr Rut Kiman, ICPCN representative for Latin America, reports on encouraging progress to develop children’s palliative care services in Mexico.
The ‘Pain and Palliative Care’ cell of Indian Medical Association (IMA), Kerala branch, held its inaugural meeting for 2015 at the IMA headquarters in Trivandrum on 17 February 2015.
This regular feature from ehospice tracks the thoughts and ideas of people from around the world writing about hospice, palliative care and related issues.