Out-of-hours advice

If you’re a healthcare professional and require specialist palliative care advice out-of-hours, you can contact:

01244 852520

This service is available:

  • From 5pm until 9am on weekdays
  • At weekends
  • On bank holidays and public holidays

A Senior Nurse from the Hospice of the Good Shepherd will be available to discuss patients with complex symptoms. More complex cases may be passed on to our on call Hospice Doctor. All calls to this line will be recorded.