Advice & Support

Our aim is to provide advice and support for healthcare professionals. The information provided here focuses on helping you to provide the best care for patients.

For urgent clinical advice please call the In-Patient Unit on 01229 580305 (select option 2). Advice can be sought from a member of the palliative care medical team between the hours of 8.30am – 5pm.

If you require specialist palliative care advice out of hours, call 01229 580305 (option 2) and a Registered Nurse will be able to provide telephone advice, or refer you to the Specialist Palliative Doctor on call.

Caldicott Guardian

A Caldicott Guardian is a senior person responsible for protecting the confidentiality of patient and service-user information and enabling appropriate information sharing. Our Caldicott Guardian is Jo Blake, Head of Clinical Services. To make contact email:

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