Advance care planning: Exploring the barriers to a universal approach to end of life careDownload (PDF 1.07MB)
Summary of report content
Would you like to look at:
Advance care planning: Exploring the barriers to a universal approach to end of life care
Date of publication
Sunday, 20 August, 2017
Type of report
Communication between staff and patients
Consent to care and treatment
Other information of note about this report
Healthwatch reference number
Was the work undertaken at the request of another organisation?
What type of organisation requested the work
If this work has been done in partnership, who is the partner?
Engaging Communities Staffordshire (ECS)
Primary research method used
How was the information collected?
If an Enter and View methodology was applied, was the visit announced or unannounced?
Secondary care services
End of life care
Number of people who shared their views
Does the information include public's views?
Does the information include carer's, friend's or relative's views?
Does the information include staff's views?
Types of health and care professionals engaged
All care professionals
Does the information include other people's views?
What was the main sentiment of the people who shared their views?
Were recommendations made by local Healthwatch in the report?
Does the information contain a response from a provider?
Is there evidence of impact in the report?
Is there evidence of impact external to the report?