Daily News Roundup – 23 March 2015

Categories: In The Media.

Former nurse appointed as new manager at Marie Curie Hospice

Penarth Times

A former Marie Curie Nurse has been appointed as hospice manager of the charity’s Cardiff and the Vale Hospice in Penarth.

Knowledge of palliative care and less end of life disruption

Health Canal

The greater a director of nursing’s knowledge of palliative care the lower the likelihood that nursing home patients will experience futile, aggressive end of life care, according to a new large US study. The association was evident whether or not hospice care was available.

40 before 40: Anne celebrates milestone birthday by taking on 40 challenges to raise £40k for charity

Bournemouth Echo

A Charity worker is celebrating a milestone birthday by doing 40 challenges to raise £40,000 for a hospice- all before she turns 40.

Around the ehospice editions:

WHPCA reports from the first Ministerial Conference on Dementia at the World Health Organization in Geneva

Strides taken in integrating palliative care provision in Kenya

Hospice TB Programme in South Africa improving care, collaboration and awareness

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