NCPC comments on NICE draft guidance for care of the dying adult
29 July 2015
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published a draft guideline to support the NHS in providing high quality and compassionate hospital care for people who are dying.
National Council for Palliative Care calls for review of how end of life issues are dealt with across government
23 July 2015
The National Council for Palliative Care (NCPC) has today called for a review into how dying, death and bereavement are dealt with across government departments and public bodies.
Independent Cancer Taskforce report: comment from the National Council for Palliative Care
20 July 2015
The Independent Cancer Taskforce has published ‘Achieving world-class cancer outcomes: a strategy for England 2015-2020’, which sets out recommendations for a new cancer strategy for England.
NCPC comments on Hospice UK and Together for Short Lives Commissioning Survey 2015 findings
14 July 2015
Statutory funding for adult and children’s hospices in England is fragile, unfair and unsustainable according to findings released today by Hospice UK and Together for Short Lives.
ONS publishes 2014 VOICES survey
9 July 2015
The Office for National Statistics has released the National Survey of Bereaved People (VOICES) Survey for 2014.
Public Health England - end of life care improves
26 June 2015
A new report shows that the number of people dying at home and in care homes is growing.