Category list : Hospice care
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Opioid-induced constipation is highly prevalent in patients at the end of life, but the evidence base is not strong enough to determine the best management. This article comes with a handout for a journal club discussion
A hospice in Newcastle upon Tyne has partnered up with a leading charity to provide a specialist dementia nurse to help “transform” vital end of life care and to support families of those with condition.
A hospice in Western Lancashire has welcomed its first admiral nurse in collaboration with a leading dementia charity.
Midwives in the country of Burkina Faso are now making use of uniforms donated by a hospice in Wiltshire
National funding for children’s hospices is to rise by as much as £25m a year, NHS England has announced today.
An NHS leader, who is a registered nurse and health visitor, has been appointed as a new trustee for an end-of-life care provider in West Essex and East Hertfordshire.
A hospice in North East England has received national recognition for its “pioneering” use of technology to prevent pressure ulcers.
A senior staff nurse who works for a children’s hospice charity has been awarded Queen’s nurse title for her “compassionate” care to children and young people with life-shortening conditions.
Researchers have published the first set of indicators intended to specially help measure the quality and impact of palliative day services across the UK.
The stress of nursing the terminally ill is one of the themes of a new play about two teenagers who meet in a hospice.