How to access palliative care services for your patients and their carers within Lincolnshire. Always being updated.
Outlines the help and support provided by a range of organisations and groups in Lincolnshire. (Last updated March 2014 so some of this is out of date)
A guide that details the services provided by St Barnabas Hospice in Lincolnshire. This is suitable for both the general public and health and social care professionals. A good source of phone numbers too.
A fast and effective way to access general advice about a wide range of Lincolnshire services. Not limited to health but also includes signposting to money, home, family, care, legal, work resources. Backed up with telephone support 9am to 2.30pm
Here is the latest form from CHC as a Word Document to be completed. They do not have a website to upload this from so please tell me if they change it
When referring a patient into the IPU a form will need to be completed and returned to St Barnabas inpatient unit. Use fax (number on the form), secure email at email@example.com, or by uploading to SystmOne and tasking ‘IPU referrals’ to notify the team of the referral. If the form is uploaded to SystmOne, please ensure a share is in place so it can be accessed by the hospice.
This website looks at social isolation in rural areas of Lincolnshire. There is a tool to support people to assess their risk of social isolation, and to look at ways of reducing it.
Eight hospices from across the East Midlands have joined forces to create a hard-hitting animation entitled â€˜The Elephant in the Roomâ€™ addressing head-on the subject of dying and aimed at raising awareness of hospice care within local communities.