Last week the Neuberger review advised phasing out the Liverpool Care Pathway, a development in care at the end of life with its seeds in the early 20th century.
Work on a new £5.7 million state-of-the-art building for Willow Burn Hospice in Lanchester has begun.
Star Wars actor Ewan McGregor has visited Rachel House Children’s Hospice in Kinross.
Trinity Hospice is opening its gardens once again to host its annual Summer Cinema Series.
The Guardian – voluntary sector network
There are 3 million volunteers in the health and social care sector, who play an indispensable role in sustaining the system.
Deepening gaps in service’s workforce so serious that bosses are under pressure to alter pay agreements to attract staff.
An investigation is under way into an unexpected rise in the number of deaths this year, particularly among the elderly, Public Health England has said.