St Margaret’s Hospice have announced that Dr Jon Andrewes decided to retire from his position, with his last day at the charity being 18 March.
Friends and colleagues of Myton nurse Lesley Beards have paid tribute to a “true Myton angel” following her death.
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HOPE House Children’s Hospices won the Children’s Charity Award at The Businesses for Children Awards last week.
In her time as a volunteer, 91-year-old Joan Kelsall was instrumental in the creation of the Douglas Macmillan Hospice charity’s shops, of which there are now 20 across North Staffordshire.
Legal experts from across Scotland are calling for clear guidance on how anyone who helps a loved one to die will be treated by the law, describing the current confusion as “shameful”.
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“The closer a patient comes to death, the less they want to hear about their prognosis. Telling the truth while preserving hope is the greatest challenge of an oncologist,” writes oncologist Ranjana Srivastava.
Charity shops must do more to protect stock from theft, Charity Retail Association chief Martin Blackwell says
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Blackwell, who has led the CRA since January, says shops should train their staff better and invest in technology to help combat the theft of donated goods
The Nursing and Midwifery Council’s revised code of conduct has come into force this month.
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