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Transforming end of life care in acute hospitals - introduction
This 'how to' guide builds upon the overarching framework set out in The route to success in end of life care - achieving quality in acute hospitals, published in 2010. The route to success highlighted best practice models developed by acute hospital Trusts, providing a comprehensive framework to enable hospitals to deliver high quality care to people at the end of life.
This 'how to' guide aims to help clinicians, managers and directors implement The route to success more effectively, drawing on valuable learning from the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement's Productive Ward: Releasing time to care™ series.
This guide contains individual sections that can be worked on in any given order, dependent upon the individual hospital and its current end of life care provisions.
Publication by the National End of Life Programme which became part of NHS Improving Quality in May 2013