News Room

Getting Serious About Prevention
13 October 2015
Our report calls for action to prevent unnecessary and costly hospital stays at the end of life.
UK leads the world in provision of palliative care but standards can still improve
6 October 2015
The UK ranks first in the 2015 Quality of Death Index, a measure of the quality of palliative care in 80 countries around the world released today by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU).
Baroness Ilora Finlay takes over as National Council for Palliative Care’s new Chair of Trustees
1 October 2015
Baroness Ilora Finlay has now officially started as the National Council for Palliative Care’s new Chair of Trustees, having been announced as Chair-elect in April.
Improving palliative care data collection and end of life care co-ordination in England
25 September 2015
Public Health England’s National End of Life Care Intelligence Network (PHE NEoLCIN) has today published a statement updating on progress towards a new national data collection from specialist palliative care services. The network has also announced publication of the revised national information standard Palliative Care Co-ordination: core content.
New NCPC fundraising partner: use Savoo search and donate to NCPC
24 September 2015
NCPC is delighted to announce our new fundraising partner: Savoo Search, Save and Raise. Savoo is an online platform that lets you donate to NCPC at no cost to you - and it's easy to do.
New report highlights variation of specialist palliative care in London
18 September 2015
The first report on specialist palliative care services across London has found that despite some excellent provision, there are significant variations in care provision across the capital.