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Gold Standards Framework in care homes

In April 2015, in conjunction with St Wilfrid’s Hospice ((Eastbourne and High Weald), we became an accredited Regional Centre for the Gold Standards Framework Care Homes Programme.This is a wonderful programme, open to nursing and residential care homes, that aims to embed good end of life care throughout an organisation and can help meet CQC audit requirements. More information can be found on the GSF website or by contacting the Education department. 

The GSF Care Homes (residential and nursing) programme is a well evidenced national quality improvement programme, with a full accreditation process leading to quality assurance and quality recognition in End of Life Care.

Dates:

Thursday 29th June’17, 9.30am - 1.30pm - Introduction
Location: St Michael's Hospice, Hastings

Wednesday 20th September’17, 9.30am - 4.30pm - Workshop 1        
Location: St Wilfrid's Hospice, Eastbourne

Wednesday 15th November’17, 9.30am - 4.30pm - Workshop 2        
Location: St Michael's Hospice, Hastings

Tuesday 16th January’18, 9.30am - 4.30pm     - Workshop 3        
Location: St Wilfrid's Hospice, Eastbourne

Tuesday 6th March’18, 9.30am - 4.30pm - Workshop 4    
Location: St Michael's Hospice, Hastings

Wednesday 16th May’18, 9.30am – 1.30pm     – Follow Up        
Location: St Wilfrid's Hospice, Eastbourne

Location details:

St Wilfrid’s Hospice, 1 Broadwater Way, Eastbourne, BN22 9PZ    

St Michael’s Hospice, 25 Upper Maze Hill, St Leonards on Sea, TN38 0LB

Get in touch with our Education and Training Team


We welcome enquiries from members of the public, health and social staff; care providers and education establishments and are happy to work with you to help identify end of life care training needs and solutions. 

To book a place or to find out more, please email us or call 01424 456615. The next programme is due to run from April 2017 to March 2018.