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New programme to help employers support staff through bereavement
15 April 2016
An innovative scheme is encouraging employers to take bereavement more seriously.
NCPC Impact Report 2015
12 April 2016
The NCPC Impact Report for 2015 has been released.
Comment on RCP Marie Curie report on End of Life Care
31 March 2016
The NCPC has responded to the report into end of life care from the RCP and Marie Curie
Funeral Poverty
31 March 2016
The NCPC has commented on the Select Committee report on funeral poverty.
Winners announced in inaugural palliative care awards
23 March 2016
Organisations from West Yorkshire to Surrey have been honoured at the first palliative and end of life care awards organised by the National Council for Palliative Care (NCPC). The four winners were chosen from three shortlisted entries in each category, out of more than 50 nominations received.
BMA report on end of life care
14 March 2016
The British Medical Association has released a report on end of life care. It says that pressure from relatives sometimes leads to unnecessary treatment as people near death.