Patients & Visitors

Care of the Dying

When the patient is dying

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Available help and Support Car Parking Useful Links

Available Help and Support

The diagnosis of a terminal illness can be as difficult to deal with both for the patient and for their loved ones. It can be a terrible shock, whether it comes after a long illness, or suddenly and unexpectedly. Our staff will do their best to provide the necessary information and support that you need.

Care at the End of Life leaflet

Information leaflet for visitors during COVID-19

Please feel that you can approach our staff at any time.

Ward nurses and Doctors
Hospital chaplains
Palliative Care Team Monday – Sunday 8.30am – 4.30pm For out of hours and weekends please contact:
Patient Advisory and
Liaison Service (PALS)
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 10am – 3pm;
Wednesday 10am – 12 noon

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Car Parking

The Hospital understands that relatives and friends of patients who are dying (end of life criteria applies) may need or wish to visit for long periods of time or overnight. In this circumstance concessionary parking may be available to eligible relatives. However this is limited to one vehicle only. Registering of the vehicle will be required for eligible relatives.

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Useful Links

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