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2 Spreading Our Wings
  1. Cath Baldry, Director of Nursing and Education,
  2. Dr Karen Groves, Consultant in Palliative Medicine/Medical Director,
  3. Helen Birch, Clinical Coordinator and
  4. Anne Shard, Clinical Coordinator
  1. Queenscourt at Home
  2. Queenscourt at Home, Queenscourt Hospice, Southport

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Queenscourt at Home is a 12-month pilot project to provide an end-of-life care service for patients whose preferred place of care is home. Currently, 20% of all deaths occur at home. However, 60–70% of people are said to wish to be cared for and to die in their own homes. The End of Life Care Strategy (Department of Health, 2008) has …

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