A new look for commissioners and referrers

by David Shaw Director of Service Development Visit the new Commissioners and referrers section



We recently refreshed the section of our website for healthcare professionals   to better showcase our resources for commissioners and planners of end of life care.
The new section contains all the information healthcare professionals might need about how Marie Curie works with commissioners and referrers to improve services for people with all terminal illnesses. It also includes a range of useful resources. These inlcude:



  • Marie Curie End of Life Care Atlas: This web-based mapping tool brings together a range of data on end of life care across the UK’s health landscape. Compare data by area and against national benchmarks across key indicators - from palliative care need to user experience. Read more about the Marie Curie Atlas

  • Marie Curie service design: Our service design team can help design fully integrated local services that deliver better patient outcomes, genuine patient choice and greater equity of access to care at the end of life. Read more about service design  

  • Briefings and reports: Topics include the cost of care in different settings, a summary of the NICE Quality Standard and reports and evaluations on the impact of end of life care including the Nuffield report. Access our publications and evaluations