Hospice care in the news

Media coverage highlights for Hospice UK and our member hospices.

Dr Ros Taylor MBE being interviewed

Letter from Hospice UK published in The Telegraph

A letter from Hospice UK’s Director of Policy and Advocacy- Jonathan Ellis - published in The Telegraph, highlighting how hospices can help reduce pressures on hospital beds.

Hospice care featured on Radio 4's Today programme

Lord Howard, Chair of Hospice UK and Dr Ros Taylor MBE, National Director for Hospice Care, were interviewed on Radio 4’s Today programme by presenter Justin Webb. The footage included interviews with patients and staff from the Hospice of St Francis in Berkhamsted.

Hospice UK comment piece in The Telegraph

An opinion piece from Hospice UK’s Chair published in The Telegraph highlighted how hospices can help reduce service pressures on hospitals.

Comment piece from Hospice UK's Chair in The Spectator

An opinion piece in The Spectator’s health supplement about Hospice UK’s programme to reduce unnecessary deaths in hospital

Hospice UK's response to RCN's survey on end of life care

Dr Ros Taylor MBE was quoted in The Telegraph responding to a survey by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) on end of life care.

Coverage highlights of Hospice UK's rebrand

News of Hospice UK’s rebrand was covered in the charity and marketing press including:

Hospice UK's response to VAT rebate

Our reaction to the VAT rebate for hospices announced in the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement.

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