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NHS England Information On End Of Life Care For People With A Learning Disability

NHS England and The Palliative Care for People with a Learning Disability (PCPLD) Network have published a booklet.

The booklet is called “Delivering high quality end of life care for people who have a learning disability.”

It has information and tips for Commissioners, Service Providers and Health and Social Care Teams.

It includes the following ambitions with tips, guidelines and case studies

  • Each Person is an individual.
  • Each person gets fair access to care.
  • Maximising comfort and wellbeing.
  • Care is coordinated.
  • All staff are prepared to care.