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57 Do You Want to Make the Decision About Where You Want to Die, or Do You Want Someone Else to Make it?
  1. Rev Susan Walker, Chaplain and
  2. Dr Pauline Flanagan, Clinical Governance Manager
  1. Douglas Macmillan Hospice, Stoke-on-Trent

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Introduction: The End of Life Care Strategy (Department of Health, 2008) states that patients’ preferred place of death should be identified, documented and reviewed. A well established patients’ forum is a relatively safe environment to explore how this type of discussion might be initiated. Aims: To explore hospice patients’ views on being asked about their …

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