End of life care in extra care housing - Learning resource pack for housing, care and support staff
Corporate author: International Longevity Centre
Publisher: National End of Life Care Programme (NEoLCP) and the Housing LIN
Publication date: September 2012
The resource pack covers topics ranging from initial conversations and care planning through to the things staff might be expected to do after a death. For example:
- identifying opportunities to start talking about end of life care
- the core end of life path care pathway
- diversity issues, such as care of the body after death, and
- an individual's capacity to make decisions as their condition deteriorates.
As well as case studies and 'top tips', the resource pack includes template local directories of key contacts and support plans.