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Nursing is a way of life and forever I am part of that Tribe

Melrose is a community nurse at the Hospice. As part of Black History Month, she spoke to us about her career, experiences, and her path to nursing. Nursing is an incredible career path for many reasons; helping people, job security, flexibility and opportunity for growth and continuing education. Nursing however, is not at all glamorous. … Continued

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Hospice Care Week 2021: Unsung Heroes

It’s Hospice Care Week and we are celebrating the work of our amazing team, who make a difference to the lives of our patients and their families every day. Meet Maggie, our Palliative Care Discharge Coordinator. Maggie is a key member of our Hospice Team at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital. Her role is centred around … Continued

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Hospice Care Week 2021: Unsung heroes

It’s Hospice Care Week and we are celebrating the work of our amazing team, who make a difference to the lives of our patients and their families every day. Meet Jo, our GCP Team Leader at the Hospice. We caught up with her for coffee and a chat. Jo is the Greenwich Care Partnership (GCP) … Continued

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Meet John and Trudy

John and Trudy have been married for 29 years and enjoyed what they describe as a ‘normal life’ until their world changed, following an unexpected diagnosis. Around five years ago, aged just 55, John became unwell and suffered what appeared to be a stroke. This was the beginning of a period of uncertainty and change … Continued

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glyn berry

How Glyn is caring for our community

It was by chance that Glyn became a social worker at Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice, but it’s a role she loves and wouldn’t change for the world. This is Glyn’s story.

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maria

Maria: 25 years of care

I’m so proud of what we are able to do now, at the Hospice and in the community – and know how much more needs to be done.

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