“We see it as our role to work alongside families, health and social care professionals and other organisations to support children with life-shortening conditions,” writes Pat Carragher, medical director at CHAS.
The Bolton Hospice
Bolton Clinical Commissioning Group is to pay a third of the costs of opening four new bedrooms at Bolton Hospice in October.
A charity raffle launched by Kim and Andy Murray has raised £27,025 for St Peter and St James Hospice.
North Devon Gazette
North Devon Hospice and Children’s Hospice South West are among those battling for increased funding from local healthcare commissioners.
End of life studies blog
Student Vivian Lam writes about the death café movement.
The opening night of a controversial show by a euthanasia advocate has gone ahead at the Edinburgh Fringe festival, despite intervention from the police and the authorities.
HSJ [Registration required]
An advisory group including senior figures from across the health service is being created by NHS England to oversee future work on safe staffing guidance.
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