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Published: 17 September 2009

245 Pages | Black and white line drawings and halftones


ISBN: 9780199545827

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Volunteers in Hospice and Palliative Care

A Resource for Voluntary Service Managers

Second Edition

Edited by Rosalind Scott and Steven Howlett
Derek Doyle

  • Information is presented in an easily accessible way, using key points, summary panels and checklists
  • Presents a model for countries who are developing systems of volunteers

New to this Edition:

  • New chapters on setting palliative care volunteering in a wider context; quality standards and an innovative volunteering model in India have been introduced and chapters on legal and ethical issues have been rewritten in line with current legislation and thinking on ethics
  • All chapters have been revised where necessary to bring them up to date with new developments

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