End of life - Achievements

  • Established an East Midlands Local Leadership Group for End of Life Care with membership from:
    > Clinical commissioning groups
    > Acute hospital trusts
    > Community provider organisations
    > Care homes associations
    > Healthwatch groups
    > Hospices
    > Hospital Chaplains
    > East Midlands Ambulance Service
    > Health Education East Midlands
    > Local authorities – social care
    > Charities – Marie Curie, Macmillan
    > General practice

  • Provided guidance to health and social care organisations to understand what is expected of them when a person dies who was cared for under the terms of a deprivation of liberties order
  • Produced a benchmarking report that pulls together all the nationally available data about end of life care in the East Midlands