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Sign up for bite-size study sessions

The Compton education team has introduced a study week programme in May, with 3-hour courses for healthcare professionals. Between Monday 21 and Friday 25 May, experts from the multidisciplinary team at the hospice will cover five topics in bite-size sessions, including Holistic Assessment – Spirituality; Advanced Care Planning; Dying Matters; Symptom Management and An Introduction […]

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New Lymphoedema MSc Attracts National Interest

We are extremely proud of our Lymphoedema service at Compton, which was set up in 1996 as a department within the hospice.  Over the last decade, it has grown to become one of the largest specialist lymphoedema units in the UK. Our lymphoedema service now runs as a stand-alone clinic treating around 200 adults per week, including outpatients referred […]

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“Please doctor, I want to die at home”

IF you are a GP wanting to know more about achieving good end-of-life care in the community, our conference on 29th February could provide the answers you need. We have a selection of speakers, all experts in the field of specialist palliative care, who will talk about issues surrounding: pain management, prescribing and syringe drivers planning and […]

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Free study day in kinesiology taping

YES, it’s free!  This study day is sponsored by Haddenham Healthcare Ltd so we can offer interested delegates free places. This practical session will introduce the delegate to the use of kinesio taping as an adjunctive treatment for oedema management in lymphoedema care.  The day aims to raise awareness of the kinesio taping concept and […]

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