Kindness and compassion are part of our core values but there are also simple, practical things that hospital staff can do to support the relatives and carers of those patients approaching the end of their lives.Read More
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Registration is now open for NACEL 2019 via the members' area. The audit will focus on the quality and outcomes of care experienced by those in their last admission prior to death in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.Read More
We have included additional resources on the NACEL webpage. In addition to the national guidelines from CQC and NICE, you will also find country specific guidance for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Find out more here.Read More
There have been rapid developments within the NACEL, outlined here. These include a review of the eligibility criteria and definitions of death signed off by the Steering Group. Read more here for more information.Read More
Following the Initial Briefing on NACEL, Briefing No. 1 is intended to give a key update on various aspects of NACEL, and gives updates following the NACEL Steering Group meetings. Find out more on the dedicated NACEL webpages.Read More
Registration is now open for NACEL 2018 via the members' area. The audit will focus on the quality and outcomes of care experienced by those in their last admission in hospitals throughout England and Wales.Read More
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Suzanne Kite and Elizabeth Rees, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust as joint Clinical Lead for the National Audit of Care at the End of Life (NACEL).Read More