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Keep up to date with all the latest news and developments from The Serious Illness Care Programme UK

New addition to the programmeSeptember 20, 2018

Warrington and Halton Hospitals have joined the Serious Illness Care Programme UK and are now setting up...

Multidisciplinary Team TrainingMay 3, 2018

A training day was held in Wirral, St John's Hospice on Thursday 3rd May 2018.

2017 SymposiumNovember 8, 2017

The inaugural Serious Illness Care Programme UK Symposium was held in Liverpool on Monday 6th November to...

Specialist Training Programme supports serious illness diagnosisNovember 1, 2017

An evaluation report published this week is showcasing how people with a serious illness are benefitting from...

Economist releases film about Serious Illness Care Programme UKSeptember 19, 2017

Dr Peter Kirkbride, National Lead for the Serious Illness Care Programme UK and patient Michael Hunter have...

Train the Trainers DayJuly 1, 2017

Train the trainers day is an opportunity for attendees to become Trainers in rolling out education and...

National Training Days BeginOctober 6, 2016

As part of the Serious Illness Conversation Programme UK cancer specialists and GPS from three pilot areas...

Doctors receive specialist trainingSeptember 5, 2016

A selected group of consultant oncologists and GPs will receive specialist training in a totally new approach...

Programme set for autumn launchAugust 5, 2016

People in England with serious illnesses are set to benefit from a pioneering new approach that should...

NHS England funds national pilotJuly 5, 2016

The Department of Health has announced that NHS England plans to support an exciting new approach to...

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One-year pilot funded by NHS England.