28 Disclosure of information after a patient’s death is covered at paragraphs 70-72 of the GMC guidance on Confidentiality.
xvii The Liverpool Care Pathway is one source of advice on meeting the spiritual and other personal needs of patients and their carers in the last days of life and into bereavement. See also the All Wales Care Pathway for the Last Days of Life. Welsh Assembly Government, in Welsh Health Circular (2006) 030. Advice is also available from the Multi-faith Group for Healthcare Chaplaincy.
xviii Help in supporting bereaved adults and children is available from a number of sources, including the Child Bereavement Charity; Cruse Bereavement Care and Cruse Scotland.