Source: The Sentinel
Publication Type: News article
In a nutshell: End of Life Care in North Staffordshire is to be reformed after new figures show thousands of patients are unable to spend their final days at home. £2.5 million has been approved for EOLC improvements which are scheduled to begin Autumn 2009. A large-scale consultation of patients is planned for late August 2009 followed by the setting up of a 24/7 advice line.