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Strategic Commissioning of Palliative and End of Life Care by Integration Authorities

Strategic Commissioning of Palliative and End of Life Care by Integration Authorities

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

ISBN: 9781788518611

An advice note to support the strategic commissioning of Palliative and End of Life Care by Integration Authorities, which should be read alongside the Statutory Guidance for Strategic Commissioning Plans.

Executive Summary

An advice note to support the strategic commissioning of Palliative and End of Life Care by Integration Authorities, which should be read alongside the Statutory Guidance for Strategic Commissioning Plans.

Topics covered include

• Definitions

• Policy National Context

• Bereavement support

• Issues of Equality

• The contribution to National Outcomes

• Staff development

• Care planning

• Data

• Bereavement

• Palliative Care Services

• Public health approaches to Palliative Care

It also points to other sources of support.