Consultation document intended to outline key issues relating to design of healthcare environments in order that they impact positively on death and dying, and to generate an agenda for good practice around the subject.
Prepared by the NHS Estates Design Brief Working Group.
NHS Estates are responsible for strategic development of a flexible and responsive environment for health and social care. Their publications include Health Technical Memorandums, Health Building Notes, design guides, circulars and Health Facilities Notes.
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