The route to success in end of life care: achieving quality in prisons and for prisoners

Document type
Corporate author(s)
NHS National End of Life Care Programme
NHS National End of Life Care Programme
Date of publication
20 June 2011
Health Services, Offenders
Social welfare
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The aim of this publication is to provide a practical guide to support both prison and health and social care professionals in delivering high quality end of life care to prisoners. The guide aims to complement Department of Health (DH) and HM Prison Service guidance and seeks to showcase good practice examples from across the health and prison communities in their work to support prisoners at their end of life.