Epping Forest Guardian
A hospice which formed 25 years ago is now looking to the future, as it adapts and expands what it offers to the community.
A hospice has stepped in to help care for patients with chronic liver disease to ease pressure on the NHS. St Luke’s hospice is providing medical care, counselling and support to patients being treated by Basildon Hospital.
End-stage renal disease is a devastating illness that happens when the kidneys stop working. It is primarily caused by diabetes and high blood pressure and is on the increase. When the kidneys fail, people have to make a stark choice: take up treatment or a transplant, or die.
A Bolton nurse is hanging up her uniform after 45 years treating the town’s patients. Mary Fox was joined by family and former colleagues on Tuesday at Bolton Hospice for a surprise retirement celebration.
A new service called St Michael’s Home Care was officially launched last week. One of the aims of the new business venture is to help fund the expansion of services provided by St Michael’s Hospice.
Dr Ros Taylor responds to The Observer’s report on Care Quality Commission inspections of adult social care services.
If you’ve witnessed firsthand the devastating effects of dementia on a family member or friend, then Daughter’s new music video will resonate deeply.
Mary Butterwick, founder of the Butterwick Hospice movement in the North-East who died this week at the age of 91 will be laid to rest at a service in Stockton next week.
Saffron Walden Reporter
St Clare Hospice has thanked the people of Saffron Walden for their generous support after a double break-in at the charity’s shop in the town.
With Hospice Care Week beginning today, we round up some of the media coverage from across the country:
From across ehospice editions: