Resource developed to assist nurses and health care assistants across all health care settings caring for people in the last year of their life.
This publication is being reviewed in 2017. Framework supports the delivery of high quality, evidence-based care by nurses and health care support workers involved in the care of children and young people requiring palliative care.
This publication is past the review date. Please use with caution. Guidance developed to support nurses, HCAs, and other health professionals in adult practice who may be asked by patients, or their families or carers, to become involved in assisting suicide. It covers the law on assisted suicide in the UK, as well as the law on advance decisions.