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Successful collaborations are partnerships where care planning, coordination and provision are performed in care environments where: Policies and procedures clarify the roles of each collaborating party; but, Much unwritten, and importantly, hospice presence, consistency and communication are key – a customer service approach facilitates success. There is a predicted rise of 38 per cent in the number of people who will be over 85 in the population by 2016, and a 144 per cent rise in the over 85s by 2031.

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