News Room

New Leadership Alliance set up to respond to LCP review
30 August 2013
A Leadership Alliance for the Care of Dying People is being set up by NHS England.
New series of articles in Pulse Magazine
21 August 2013
Pulse magazine, with the support of the National Council for Palliative Care and the Dying Matters Coalition, have published a new series of articles, 'Perspectives in Palliative Care'.
First results from NHS Family and Friends Test published
30 July 2013
The first results from the NHS Friends and Family test have been published today, revealing whether patients would recommend A&E and inpatient wards to their loved ones.
New interim guidance follows Liverpool Care Pathway Report
17 July 2013
NHS England issues interim guidance for doctors and nurses caring for people in the last days of life.
Independent review of the Liverpool Care Pathway: Comment from NCPC
15 July 2013
NCPC welcomes report and urges overhaul of standards to prioritise dignity, compassion and respect at the end of life.
National Bereavement Survey (VOICES) published
11 July 2013
The second National Bereavement Survey, where bereaved people are asked about end of life care in the last three months of life, has been published today by the Office for National Statistics.