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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What to expect when someone important to you is dying
24th April 2015 | Source: NCPC

What to expect when someone is in the very last days and hours of life. For all end of life conditions. Designed as a guide for carers, families and friends.

SPICT – a tool to identify those in need of supportive or palliative care
15th December 2015

SPICT is a one page clinical guide designed to help health and social care professionals identify people who are at risk of deteriorating and dying with one or more advanced, progressive conditions or a new life-threatening condition. You are encouraged to register for updates and to read the guidance Using SPICT

The website is not designed to give medical advice, but rather to give information on a wide range of topics to health and social care staff, no matter where they work. Find out more