New digital service to help Hospiscare provide end-of-life services in East Devon

The new Hospiscare website being access on a mobile device. Picture: Hospiscare

The new Hospiscare website being access on a mobile device. Picture: Hospiscare - Credit: Hospiscare

A series of new digital services have been launched by Hospiscare to increase access to its end-of-life care during the coronavirus pandemic.

A Hospiscare nurse on the phone. Picture: Hospiscare

A Hospiscare nurse on the phone. Picture: Hospiscare - Credit: Hospiscare

The charity, which cares for patients across East Devon, has a new website which is the culmination of a year of technical improvements.

The new web page is more user friendly and provides resources and advice for healthcare professionals, patients and their families.

Hospiscare has also launched a free digital service for care home staff offering virtual clinic appointments and meetings with the charity’s end-of-life care teams.

Tina Naldrett, director of clinical services at Hospiscare, said: “We really want to encourage people to use our digital platforms as a way of reaching us, as well as coming to our clinics and ward or having visits at home.


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“Using these platforms allows us to support our community safely in many different ways.”

To access Hospiscare’s resources, support and advice on end-of-life care during Covid-19, as well as bereavement support visit: https://www.hospiscare.co.uk.

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