Our successes

Our successes include:

  • More than 1,500 referrals to the service every year
  • An integrated service under one umbrella

The award of two NHS Beacons for excellence in:

  • Community palliative care and caring for the carers
  • Education and training
  • An education team which helps professionals, non professionals and volunteers develop their knowledge, skills and attitudes
  • An undergraduate curriculum in palliative medicine for all medical students (from Years 1 to 5)
  • Collaborative working with primary care and acute services
  • An active and successful Friends of Countess Mountbatten House