No painful compromise

A guide for commissioners and providers to improve pain management for dying people at home from Hospice UK. This research was commissioned by NHS England as part of the Strategic Partner Programme, which includes Hospice UK and National Council for Palliative Care.

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Our Commitment to you for end of life care
6th October 2016

The Government Response to the Review of Choice in End of Life Care. It outlines the actions being taken, led by organisations across the health and care system, to meet the ambition for all people to have high quality, personalised end of life care built around their needs.

Getting serious about preventing hospital admission
22nd December 2015

This report from The National Council for Palliative Care sets out key steps that commissioners can take in collaboration with service providers to enable people who are approaching the end of life to avoid being admitted to hospital when this is possible and appropriate, as well as enabling those who are admitted to make a transition to a community setting quickly.

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