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Submission to the Committee on Health and Children Public Hearings on End of Life Care by Patricia Rickard Clarke, on behalf of the National Council of the Forum on End of Life in Ireland.

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Submission to the Committee on Health and Children Public Hearings on End of Life Care by Patricia Rickard Clarke, on behalf of the National Council of the Forum on End of Life in Ireland.

Subject

End-of-Life Care

Description

Submission to the Committee on Health and Children Public Hearings on End of Life Care by Patricia Rickard Clarke, on behalf of the National Council of the Forum on End of Life in Ireland.

Between October 24th and 14th November 2013 the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Health and Children, held a series of public hearings chaired by Jerry Buttimer TD end-of-life care issues in Ireland. Expert speakers addressed the committee and examined current arrangements for end-of-life care in Ireland and what measures can be taken to ensure that persons of all ages approaching end of life are enabled to die well and with dignity.

Speakers including Irish Hospice Foundation CEO Sharon Foley, addressed issues including; planning for end of life, the role of specialist palliative care, death in hospital, at home and in long-stay residential facilities, children, diversity and bereavement care. Between October 24th and 14th November 2013 the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Health and Children, held a series of public hearings chaired by Jerry Buttimer TD end-of-life care issues in Ireland. Expert speakers addressed the committee and examined current arrangements for end-of-life care in Ireland and what measures can be taken to ensure that persons of all ages approaching end of life are enabled to die well and with dignity.

Speakers including Irish Hospice Foundation CEO Sharon Foley, addressed issues including; planning for end of life, the role of specialist palliative care, death in hospital, at home and in long-stay residential facilities, children, diversity and bereavement care

Creator

Patricia Rickard Clarke-member of the National Council of the Forum on End-of-Life in Ireland

Publisher

Irish Hospice Foundation

Date

24th October, 2013

Contributor

Irish Hospice Foundation

Rights

All Rights Reserved

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File format: PDF

Language

English

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Text: Report

Rights Holder

©Irish Hospice Foundation

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Report

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Submission to the Committee on Health and Children Public Hearings on End of Life Care by Patricia Rickard Clarke, on behalf of the National Council of the Forum on End of Life in Ireland.

Citation

Patricia Rickard Clarke-member of the National Council of the Forum on End-of-Life in Ireland , “Submission to the Committee on Health and Children Public Hearings on End of Life Care by Patricia Rickard Clarke, on behalf of the National Council of the Forum on End of Life in Ireland.,” Archives Hospice Foundation, accessed September 19, 2019, http://archives.hospicefoundation.ie/document/1823.