Source: International Journal of Palliative Nursing Vol. 17(7) p316-319
Date of publication: July 2011
Publication type: Article
In a nutshell: The recommendations of the Palliative Care Funding Review have potentially fundamental implications for the future of palliative care delivery in the UK. This article looks at the reasons why a new funding system is needed; defining the state’s responsibility for meeting palliative and end-of-life care needs; and implementation of the new funding system.
Length of publication: 4 pages
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