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The Government's Commitment to Palliative Care

Nyatanga, Brian (2016) The Government's Commitment to Palliative Care. British Journal of Community Nursing, 21 (9). p. 480. ISSN Print: 1462-4753 Online: 2052-2215

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The article discusses the British government's commitment to palliative care which states it has seven actions, as launched by Under Secrtary of State for Care Quality Ben Gummer, that it will take to support its commitment but only two are discussed by the author. The first action is develop personalized care and how they can be effective at local level. The second action discussed is have the right people with the right knowledge and skills by preparing, educating and equipping them.

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: legislation and jurisprudence, National Health Service, palliative therapy, palliative care, end of life care, personalised care, community nurses, community nursing, government policy
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RT Nursing
Divisions: College of Health, Life and Environmental Sciences > School of Nursing and Midwifery
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Depositing User: Brian Nyatanga
Date Deposited: 23 Jul 2018 14:07
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2020 17:23

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