World religions and palliative care organisations publish charter on palliative care for older people

Source: ehospice

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Date of publication: April 2017

Publication type: News Item

In a nutshell: Representatives from major world religions and palliative care organisations have published a charter on palliative care for older persons. The charter recognises that: “each older person has full value and human rights, and contributes to society including when fragile and in need of care,” and sets out the barriers to older people accessing palliative care.

Length of publication: 1 page

Some important notes: The full charter can be accessed here.

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