East and North Herts Palliative Care

Palliative and end-of-life care services East and North Herts

The palliative care team works closely with other professionals and services to ensure that your care is as seamless as possible.

Lister service

The service at the Lister runs 9.00am to 5.00pm, seven days a week (including public holidays).  The team consists of:

  • Clinical nurse specialists (CNS)
  • Consultant in palliative medicine
  • Palliative care social worker
  • End-of-life care lecturer practitioner
  • Clinical practice educator
  • Multi-disciplinary team (MDT) co-ordinator
  • Administration support

Contacting the team:

  • Direct line - 01438 284035
  • Duty CNS can also be bleeped (quote bleep 4035) via the Trust's switchboard (01438 314333).

Out-of-hours specialist telephone advice line is available:

  • North Hertfordshire - 01462 6679540 (Garden House Hospice)
  • East Hertfordshire - 01707 382575 (Isabel Hospice)
  • West Hertfordshire - 0203 826 2377 (Michael Sobell Hospice)


Mount Vernon Cancer Centre service

The palliative care service at the Mount Vernon Cancer Centre is available Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm.  The team comprises:

  • Clinical nurse specialists
  • Consultant in palliative medicine
  • Administration support

Contact: Rickmansworth Road, Northwood HA6 2RN

Phone: 020 3826 2020

Last updated: 12/08/2019

Update due: 12/08/2020