Tag Archives: The National Council for Palliative Care

Update on End of Life Care: Liverpool Care Pathway Phased Out (NHS Improving Quality)

Summary The Leadership Alliance for the Care of Dying People (LACDP) has published an update on its position following the “More Care, Less Pathway” report on the Liverpool Care Pathway (LCP). “The independent review concluded that many of the issues … Continue reading

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End of Life Care Strategy: Third Annual Report (Department of Health)

Summary The third annual report for “The end of life care strategy” has been released. The latest update on progress in the delivery of this strategy touches on various aspects of care for people with dementia. This year the National … Continue reading

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Conversations About the End of Life (The National Council for Palliative Care, National End of Life Care Programme / BBC News / RCP)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 2, September 2011]. Abstract This guidance is provided to help anyone – whether unpaid or professional – caring for someone with dementia to open up conversations … Continue reading

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