Professionals

We are passionate about building strong partnerships with health and social care professionals. If you’re a professional thinking of referring a patient or carer to Dorothy House, you’ll find useful information in this section about the services we can offer to your patients and their families, how you can refer a patient and the opportunity for training and education by our in-house palliative care specialists. If you have any comments, or you don’t find what you’re looking for and need additional information, please contact us on 01225 721 385 and we will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

Services for your patient

Services for your patient

We can offer a wide range of services to your patients and their families. Our multi-disciplinary approach means that our clinical teams provide an individually tailored package of care to…

Training and Education

Training and Education

Dorothy House offers a range of training for health and social care staff who are involved in supporting patients, families and friends at the end of life wherever they work.…

Referral process

Referral process

The Dorothy House referral process is straight forward. This section sets out the criteria and process steps we follow in order to refer patients (palliative and non-palliative) and carers. Who…

Jobs

Jobs

These pages list the jobs open at Dorothy House. Our patients, their families and carers are central to everything we do and we offer jobs to people who are: driven…

Resources for professionals

Resources for professionals

Selection of downloadable resources from Dorothy House to help and support patients with life-limiting illness to live well and die well.

Training

Synopsis

Are you a health / social care practitioner who has contact with patients and families pre and post bereavement? If so, this course will enable you to recognise the key…

Details

  • Times: 09:30 - 16:00
  • Cost: £80
  • Location: Dorothy House Hospice Care, Winsley, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 2LE

Synopsis

Do you panic when confronted with a syringe driver? If so, you're not alone. This session will give you an understanding of the 'what, when, why, where and how' of…

Details

  • Times: 09:30-13:30
  • Location: Dorothy House Hospice Care Outreach, No 7 Bath Business Park, Roman Way, Peasedown St John, Bath, BA2 8SG

Conferences

There are no upcoming conferences.

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72hr Rapid Response

Our 72hr Rapid Response service is available in BaNES and Wiltshire and can help prevent hospital admission and facilitate discharge home from an acute trust, please visit our information pages for details.