MP Steve Barclay is calling for empty wards in a Fenland hospital to be converted into a hospice to allow terminally ill patients to die close to their families.
Wanstead & Woodford Guardian
A new £665,000 “holistic care centre” at Haven House has been opened by The Duchess of Gloucester.
Yorkshire Evening Post
The revamped “den” at Martin House Children’s Hospice now boasts a host of state-of-the-art equipment used in some of the world’s most luxurious homes.
The Bristol Post
Doug Hyde, a Bristol-based artist who is renowned around the world for his inspirational prints, has visited St Peter’s Hospice to meet patients grappling with terminal illnesses.
Researchers led by Professor David Clark at Glasgow University have won funding to compare the end of life care provided around the world with a view to improving current practices.
Nurses and their teams are being encouraged to enter a new award recognising exceptional compassionate care set up in memory of a healthcare worker.
HSJ is seeking to celebrate the outstanding contributions professionals from black and minority ethnic backgrounds make to healthcare – and nominations are now open.