Project information

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Our St Clare Hospice Specialist Palliative Care Community Nurses visit patients and families in their own homes to provide support, information and advice. The team work alongside GP's and District Nurses to plan, deliver and respond to the changing needs of families at home.

Project is ongoing

Charity information: St Clare Hospice

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  • Need

    Need

    Patients and families dealing with a terminal illness can feel very isolated and alone. They are unsure about the future and about the treatment and care options available to them.

    Solution

    Our nurses make home visits and liaise with patients and families at every stage of their journey.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    The aim of this project is to support patients and families through their diagnosis and symptoms.

    Activities

    » Keep 4 nurses on the road.

    Success will be maintaining our high standards of care.


  • Impact

    Impact

    Referrals to the community team will increase, patients and families will feel more secure and supported.

    Risk

    We have a risk management group which meets quarterly and this monitors, records and manages risk for all hospice services on an operational basis.

    Reporting

    Funders of this project will receive a quarterly report on the project .

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £411,641

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      Amount Heading Description
      £411,641 Community Services Running our community services costs £1,000 every day
  • Background

    Location

    We operate in West Essex and East Herts

    Beneficiaries

    Our large area stretches form the Cambridgeshire borders in the north to the East London borders in the south.

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We are the foremost provider of specialist palliative care for our area and we are committed to developing our services to meet the growing and changing needs of local people.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Community Palliative Care Nurse

    caring for patients and families in their own homes