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94 Palliative Care Social Worker: A Pilot Post to Establish the Role
  1. LJ Alloway and
  2. RC Gaffney
  1. North Hampshire Palliative Care Service, Basingstoke, UK

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A pilot post was funded to determine the role of a palliative care social worker in North Hampshire. Unusually, there had previously been no social work input to the North Hampshire Palliative Care Service (NHPCS). NHPCS consists of a hospital and community team, based in the Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital (BNHFT) and St Michael’s Hospice on the hospital site.


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