LCHS Home first assessment plan, avoiding admissions more information on Home first can be found using the link below https://www.lincolnshirecommunityhealthservices.nhs.uk/our-services/community-nursing/ict-referral-pathway/evidence-based-tools-and-support
Information for Health and Social Care professionals. This document gives information on how to make a referral to the Butterfly Hospice The Butterfly Hospice is a purpose built six bedded nurse led unit in Boston for palliative care Palliative Care patients. The patients who can most benefit from admission are those with non-complex physical symptoms, psychological or spiritual needs that are causing distress, or palliative care needs that are difficult to address in the patient’s usual home or care setting.
Enabling a 'gold standard' of care for all people nearing the end of life
Sets out a vision for public health. Includes profiles which are a source of indicators across a wide range of health and well being themes. Indicators can be browsed at different geographical levels.
This document is the Palliative and End of Life Care Strategic delivery plan for Lincolnshire 2017 – 2022 STRATEGIC PLAN EXECUTIVE SUMMARY on one page
Palliative Care Register and Care at Home Referral Form Single Point of Access Referral form for the Palliative Centre Coordination Centre (PCCC)
Information for public and Health and Social Care professionals This is information is about compassionate grounds visiting
Information for Health and Social Care professionals. Information on how to access syringe drivers, pharmacies, bereavement helplines, how to access the Palliative Care – 24/7 Advice Line for Professionals, how to access the emotional wellbeing helpline and useful resources
Resource for Health and Social Care Professionals. Map of the Neighbourhood clusters. Contact details for Neighbourhood Leads in the East, South and west and how to make a nomination
Resource for Health and Social Care Professionals The SPICT™ helps professionals identify people with general indicators of poor or deteriorating health and clinical signs of life-limiting conditions for assessment and care planning. What will happen to each person and when is often uncertain. SPICT™ looks at health status not a prognostic time frame. Identifying people with deteriorating health earlier improves care. This tool is also an appendix 1 for the Butterfly Advance Care Planning and Coordination Team (ACCT) Service Operating Procedure