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20 August 2014 - Blog - A need for sensitivity, but a greater danger is not discussing people's end of life wishes with them
The Daily Mail reported today on an NHS England scheme whereby, in a bid to improve care of the elderly, district nurses have been routinely been asking patients whether they would like a Do Not Attempt Resuscitation (DNAR) order in place. This has drawn criticism due to the complex and difficult...
There is a consultation taking place in Northern Ireland at the moment on a proposed new law on mental capacity. If you are based in Northern Ireland and have a view or relevant experiences on this important issue please do respond to the consultation. Compassion in Dying welcomes the draft...
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