Christine Maciver, senior nursing sister at Bethesda hospice and care home, talks about the hospice and her work there.
Strathspey and Badenoch Herald
The Highland Hospice has received £200,000 from Highland Council towards a £6.5 million redevelopment of its inpatient unit in Inverness.
A pair of short films showcasing the care offered by St Richard’s Hospice have been released.
North Devon Journal
Plans to build a new North Devon Hospice facility in Holsworthy have been backed by local GPs.
At a recent local event, NHS West Cheshire clinical commissioning group spoke to patients, carers and people from the voluntary sector about their experiences with end of life services.
Three-quarters of cancer patients who are clinically depressed do not get the psychological therapy they need, according to research in the Lancet.
A fund that helps patients receive pioneering medicines not routinely funded by the NHS will be extended to 2016.