the end of life

the end of life

Macmillan Parliamentary Question Time Question 5 NHS staffing and patient experience

5d ago
SOURCE  

Description

On the 11 September 2013 an expert panel of MPs faced a range of questions from people affected by cancer at Macmillan's second Question Time event in the House of Commons. Jonathan Dimblebly, chairman of Dimbleby Cancer Care, was chair of the panel which tackled issues including care for those at the end of life, support for cancer carers and improving patient experience. The expert panel included: • John Baron MP, chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Cancer • Diane Abbott MP, Shadow Minister for Public Health • Paul Burstow MP, former Minister for Care and Support, an active campaigner within parliament on health and cancer issues • Andrew Jones MP, Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Department of Health's ministerial team • Ciarán Devane, CEO of Macmillan Cancer Support. http://www.macmillan.org.uk/GetInvolved/Campaigns/Weareaforceforchange/MPs/Cancer_matters.aspx