All We See Is Love

Roger Neilson House is an eight-bed paediatric hospice in the nation’s capital. In this issue of the RPN Journal, we hear firsthand from nurses who work there about their challenging, yet incredibly fulfilling work.

Why palliative care should come sooner than end-of-life

I often hear from the families of patients who are fighting an illness, such as cancer, wondering when the right time for palliative care is. Most people think of it later than is ideal, in fact, raising it only as a measure to be addressed towards the end of life. In...

Changes to Respite

The Roger Neilson House Team endeavors to ensure that we meet the needs of all children & families in our care in a fair & equitable manner. High priority admissions such as end-of-life care, pain & symptoms management and… Read...