Palliative Care Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. The ombudsman found "tragic" cases where people's suffering could have been avoided or lessenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Andover Advertiser

    ... death is not sudden but is expected, the report said. Many of these people may benefit from end of life or palliative care, with much that can be done to improve the last months of around 355,000 people's lives. The ombudsman, which makes final ...

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  2. The ombudsman found "tragic" cases where people's suffering could have been avoided or lessenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Ludlow Advertiser

    ... death is not sudden but is expected, the report said. Many of these people may benefit from end of life or palliative care, with much that can be done to improve the last months of around 355,000 people's lives. The ombudsman, which makes final ...

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  3. 200k hospital giftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Shepparton News Online

    Trustee's for the Estate of Margaret Sophie Billings were happy to get a tour of the KDHS Palliative wing after handing over the $200,000 donation.Pictured : KDHS Board member Nicole Ryan, Trustee Davydd Shaw, Board member Judy Greer, Trustee's Stuart Lower and Don Tonkin and Board members Mike Sweeney and Adam Basile. 000 donation from the estate of Margaret Sophie Billings and will use the money for a significant upgrade and refurbishment of the hospital's palliative care wing.

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  4. 'Too many people are dying without dignity': Let terminally ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Independent

    ... home at the end of life - sparing dying people from ending their days in hospital, often without specialist palliative care support. Families seeking free care for a dying relative currently face a complex process of means-testing. In a recent ...

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  5. Matt's in training to run 30 marathons in 30 days in memory of his dadRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Evesham Journal

    ... then he was told that the cancer had returned and it was now terminal." Mr James said his father opted for palliative care at home, supported by nurses from St. Peter's Hospice, Bristol, the city's only hospice for adults. He said: "Without the ...

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  6. Mum's incredibly moving video: What Little Havens means to my familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Echo-news.co.uk

    HOSPICES aren't about dying...they're all about life. That's the powerful message from the mum of a little girl who relies on hospice care for her survival.

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  7. End of life care at NHS is poor for thousands in damning reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Daily Mail

    ... control of their symptoms, failure to communicate the severity of the situation and inadequate out-of-hours palliative care by hospitals. Relatives said patients were denied their wish to die at home because of poor planning, or were unable to say ...

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  8. Care in the Last Year of Life for Community Patients With Heart Failure [Original Articles]Read the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Circulation

    ... other utilization was similar. Over time, rates of hospitalizations and outpatient visits decreased, whereas palliative care consults and enrollment in hospice increased. Conclusions- Although patient factors remain associated with differential ...

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  9. Hospice staff to be honored at conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Township Journal

    ... Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice personnel are going to be awarded honors at the upcoming New Jersey Hospice and Palliative Care Organization's annual conference. Stephanie Bootsma, MSW, LSW, Social Worker of the Year, Dawn Kern, RN, Nurse of the Year, and ...

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    Tuesday May 19 | This Is Leicestershire

    ... February because of a shortage of staff. The ward which provides sub-acute medical care, rehabilitation and palliative care re-opened on Monday after a recruitment drive. But he said: ''St Luke's gives wonderful service to the community and the ...

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  11. John Gilbert HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... is being created in his memory to fund patient-oriented research to improve quality of care in oncology, palliative care, and/or geriatrics. Make a gift to the UMN via johngharris.org directly online or by check using the form. Alternatively, ...

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  12. Dying lawyer Lecretia Seales has final day at work ahead of death choice caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... ng a doctor's help to die, instead of taking her own life while she is still able to do so unaided. She says palliative care might be ineffective.

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  13. PM urged to boost elderly careRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ... the generations." The other organisations to have signed the letter are Anchor, the National Council for Palliative Care, the United Kingdom Home Care Association, the Campaign to End Loneliness, My Home Life, the Centre for Policy on Ageing, the ...

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  14. Hospice creates precious momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

    BASED Ty Hafan children's hospice of Wales demonstrated its super-cool, super-hero powers with a Mementous Moments party. Cleopatra, Bill and Ted and the Mario Brothers were just some of the characters who made an appearance at T? Hafan's Children's Hospice Week party last week.

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  15. Strutting their stuff on the catwalk, the retirees raising money for Julia's HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Bournemouth Echo

    Residents from McCarthy and Stone's Cornmantle Court development in Ringwood held a fashion show for Julia's House children's hospice. Residents from McCarthy and Stone's Cornmantle Court development in Ringwood held a fashion show for Julia's House children's hospice.

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  16. Old Nioka bricks build memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Northern Daily Leader

    THE old Nioka palliative care clinic may have been demolished to pave the way for Tamworth's hospital, but local families will always hold dear the memories of their loved ones' final moments. IN LOVING MEMORY: Nine-year-old Annie Kelly, front, with siblings Charlie, 11, and Abby, 13, will build a garden using old Nioka bricks in memory of their grandfather.

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  17. Julia's House reveals new Wiltshire fundraising teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Salisbury Journal

    ... Wyldbore-Smith of the Wiltshire Community Foundation and Dr Rowena Staples, consultant paediatrician for palliative care and oncology at Salisbury Hospital. Dr Staples said: "The respite care that Julia's House has brought to Wiltshire meets a need ...

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  18. Flood forces village's Prospect shop to shut its doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... more than 5,500 patients and family members at their base in Wroughton, in patients' homes and through the palliative care team based at Great Western Hospital in Swindon. All the care for patients is provided without charge and the hospital relies ...

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  19. James A. "Red Dog" Morrison, Janesville, WIRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Janesville Gazette

    James A. "Red Dog" Morrison, 76, of Janesville, died Friday, May 15, 2015, at Agrace Center for Hospice and Palliative Care, Janesville. He was born on Aug. 29, 1938, in Boscobel, WI, the son of Leslie A. and Marilla E. Morrison.

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  20. Hospice encourages people in Worcestershire to talk about dyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Worcester News

    ... to write down their thoughts on death and dying and hang them on the tree. The university's Centre for Palliative Care, which is co-run by St Richard's Hospice, will also host a drop-in session on the topic during the morning on Thursday, May 21. ...

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