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Respite and rehabilitation: changing preconceptions and practice in hospice and palliative care

Respite and rehabilitation: changing preconceptions and practice in hospice and palliative care | Palliative and end of life care | Scoop.it

sometomeIn the second of our new programme of master classes Di Laverty, nurse consultant, and Rebecca Tiberini, physiotherapist and therapies services manager, shared their experiences of developing nurse-led respite care and a rehabilitative approach to pa

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Patient reported outcomes for Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy may not be quite in line with palliative and end of life care, but rehabilitation and respite are shown here to be well aligned to the philosophy of care

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Specialist palliative care leading to more people being able to die at home | NCPC

Specialist palliative care leading to more people being able to die at home | NCPC | Palliative and end of life care | Scoop.it
Specialist palliative care services in the community are continuing to lead to more people being able to die at home, according to a new report out today from the National Council for Palliative Care and Public Health England.
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It's good to be able the benefits of specialist care. We also need skilled generalist palliative care in those who work with patients in the community.

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