Date of publication: December 2010
Publication type: Report
In a nutshell: This is an interim report from the Palliative Care Funding Review chaired by the Chief Executive of Marie Curie Cancer Care, Tom Hughes-Hallett who has been tasked to conduct an independent review to recommend a funding system to ensure provision of dedicated palliative care in England. This interim report addresses: building on best practice to improve outcomes for people; defining dedicated palliative care; the funding mechanism challenge; the way forward.
Length of publication: 32 pages
Acknowledgement: National End of Life Care Programme