09.08.2012 New research published this week in the Journal of General Internal Medicine indicates that palliative care could play an important role in the management of type 2 diabetes. The study, conducted by a team of researchers in ...
01.08.2012 In addition to extensive publications that have helped define core competencies of palliative care, his most recent book—Dignity Therapy: Final Words for Final Days—has been hailed in the Journal of the American Medical ...
19.01.2012 [Lexology (registration)] - On January 11th the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization released its annual report, “Facts and Figures: Hospice Care in America,” which provides statistics about who is utilizing hospice care, who is providing it, and how it is being paid
23.01.2012 [Third Sector] - I've worked at Julia's House for six years and in palliative care for 10, and I find that the reverse is true. The longer I do this work, the more I struggle to deal with these feelings in myself. Even when the children's conditions are comparatively
21.01.2012 [The Guardian] - ... the Princess Royal Trust for Carers Steve Winyard, Head of Policy and Campaigns at RNIB Eve Richardson, National Council for Palliative Care Ailsa Bosworth, chief executive, National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society In drought-stricken west Africa
21.01.2012 [Sunderland Echo] - Sue Ryder provides palliative care for people suffering from long-term, life-changing illness. This includes providing care to aid the prevention and relief of, among others, cancer, multiple sclerosis, motor neurone disease and Parkinson's disease
20.01.2012 [Grimsby Telegraph] - The nurses will able to provide much-needed palliative care to patients with life-limiting illnesses. The hospice's running costs reach beyond £3-milllion. In 2011, just £273000 came from statutory sources. As reported, Shine A Light concluded at the
20.01.2012 [Rye and Battle Today] - ... £250 to Westfield Pre-school Playgroup for small toilets for the little ones; £250 to Rye and District Age Concern, £250 to St. Michael's Hospice; £250 to the Palliative Care Unit at the Conquest and £250 to the Alzheimer's Society.
15.01.2012 [Midhurst and Petworth Today] - Mr Pringle said: “The Midhurst Macmillan service allowed my wife to remain at home and receive palliative care rather than going into hospital or a hospice. “I cannot stress how important this service is. The Macmillan nurses were amazing and Wendy was
29.12.2011 [Ripley Today] - It aims to provide short breaks, palliative care, terminal care, bereavement support and counselling to parents, siblings and extended families. Each year the group votes to support a different charity and last year they raised money for the Derbyshire
18.01.2012 [Bucks Examiner] - He began courses of chemotherapy and radiotherapy and had several stays in the Hospice of St Francis for palliative care. In December Mr Fisher was admitted to Wycombe Hospital for urgent treatment but it became clear his life was ebbing away and he
04.01.2012 [Public Finance] - In the health sector, the chief executive of the Northern Ireland Hospice, Professor Judith Hill, was made a dame for services to people receiving palliative care in Northern Ireland. Julie Moore, chief executive of the University Hospitals Birmingham