Palliative care expert joins hospital Trust

A SPECIALIST service is being developed for patients requiring palliative and end-of-life care in Boston’s Pilgrim Hospital and others across the county.

Dr Georgina Keenleyside, an experienced consultant specialising in palliative care, has been appointed at United Lincolnshire NHS Trust (ULHT).

Her new role will include giving advice and support to community teams and to staff working within ULHT hospitals.

She will also be working to raise awareness of the importance of good palliative care and developing such services across the county.