MacMillian Unit Specialist Palliative Care (Bournemouth)
Locality: South West
Type of Care: Community, Secondary
The Bournemouth and Christchurch specialist palliative care service accepts referrals from doctors, nurses and other health and social care professionals. Self-referrals from patients are also accepted as agreed in the East Dorset Specialist Palliative Care Review (2011); further information will usually be sought from the clinician with primary clinical responsibility for the patient (the GP for patients in the community).
Specialist palliative care advice is available 24 hours, 7 days a week on 01202 705 470.