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The 2015 Quality of Death Index Ranking Palliative Care Across the World: key findings inforgraphic

This infographic summarizes the findings of The Quality of Death Index which was devised and constructed by the Economist Intelligence...

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Common Core Competences and Principles for Health and Social Care Workers Working with Adults at the End of Life

Skills for Care and Skills for Health working in partnership with the Department of Health...

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A US based website created by the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine to raise awareness of the benefits of...

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The Quality of Death: Ranking end-of-life care across the world

A white paper report commissioned by the LIEN Foundation and completed by The Economist: Intelligence Unit by interviewing experts from...

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Palliative Care: Transforming the Care of Serious Illness (lecture)

Leffert Lecture, December 2014, Massachusetts General Hospital, presented by Dr Diane Meir, Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Care and Medicine...

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Palliative Care as a Human Right (Public Health Fact Sheet)

This fact sheet by the Open Society Public Health Program discusses the recognition of palliative care under international human rights...

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WHO Model Lists of Essential Medicines

The WHO Model Lists of Essential Medicines for adults and children, includes those medicines required for palliative and end-of-life care -...

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Palliative Care and Human Rights for Older Persons (Public Health Fact Sheet)

This fact sheet examines the growing need for older persons’ palliative care, the distinct and specific palliative care and end-of-life...

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A free app and website that brings you international news, intelligence, commentary, and analysis on hospice palliative and end-of-life care.


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Who Cares: A Special Report on Palliative Care in Africa

A special report prepared by the Africa Palliative Care Association and funded by The Palliative
Care Initiative of The Diana, Princess of Wales...

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