PERFORMANCE: The north London PCT hopes to increase the number of people able to die at home and save money over three years with an awareness campaign and a “rapid response Palliative Care Community Support Service”.

The commisoners also plan to “ensure capacity to co-ordinate the development of End of Life Care Services and support providers to attain the Gold Standard Framework.”

The £400k investment aims to save £1.3m by preventing 347 hospital admissions.