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104 Introducing the Royal Marsden ‘Hospital2Home’ Programme
  1. N Dodds,
  2. D Adams,
  3. M Owens and
  4. J Riley
  1. Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, London

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Patients’ actual place of death often does not correspond to their preferred place of death. There were 1754 patients referred to the Royal Marsden Hospital palliative care team between 2006 and 2007. Twenty-six per cent of these patients died in the hospital. The Royal Marsden ‘Hospital2Home’ Pilot Programme was established to facilitate patients receiving care and dying …

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