At CMC, we are always looking for new ways to raise awareness of the benefits of urgent care planning: among patients, healthcare professionals and the public alike.
Since we launched it, our service has attracted a great deal of interest, from specialist medical journals to mainstream media. CMC has been profiled on national TV, praised in Parliament and has earned a prestigious award for NHS innovation. We have collected the best of this content here:
A national urgent care planning service could be COVID’s silver lining
7 June 2020
Professor Julia Riley proposes a patient-focused strategy for care homes that would help implement a national digital advance care planning policy where advance care plans of patients are shared across all urgent care services.
In London, 23,835 care home residents have created Coordinate My Care plans or a CMC plan has been created in their best interest and to date 14,160 have died. Of those who have died and have expressed a preference about where they would like to die, 87 per cent achieved it.