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MPs call for free end-of-life care

Everyone should have access to free social care at the end of life, a report by MPs has recommended.

The report, by the Commons Health Committee, said there was "unacceptable variation" in the care received by people in England.

It also called for round-the-clock access to specialist palliative care and sustainable long-term funding for hospices.

Chris Buckler reports.

  • 15 Mar 2015
  • From the section Health
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