NHS England » Listening to important questions – Jane Cummings

NHS England » Listening to important questions – Jane Cummings.

“There have been disturbing accounts in the media of nurses discussing end of life care with elderly patients in a blunt and impersonal way, particularly patients’ wishes concerning resuscitation.

This morning I spoke to Roy Lilley, who described the experience his mother had. It was not good, upsetting and should not have happened. As a nurse I was very disappointed to hear that story.”

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