Guidances providing support when looking after Muslim Patients in Hospitals, Social Care, Palliative Care and when bathing the deceased

Guidance for Muslims and health professionals

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The guidances below can be reproduced and printed in their entirety, to be distributed free of any charge. As long as they are in the exact format, without any changes. A courtesy copy would be requested for the records. Always look out for the updated version of the guidance on the links below.

End of Life & Palliative Care for Muslim Patients

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GUIDANCE – Edition 1

The guidance aims to provide practical support to health care professionals, patients, families and carers around palliative care and end of life support for Muslims DOWNLOAD 

Adult Muslims Receiving Social Care Support

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GUIDANCE – Edition 1

The guidance aims to provide practical support to social care workers who are looking after Muslim adults in social care settings including care homes or their own homes DOWNLOAD 

Basic Guide to Bathing & Shrouding Muslims

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GUIDANCE – Edition 1

The basic guidance aims to provide support to Muslim families wishing to learn how to bathe and shroud their deceased and loved ones DOWNLOAD 

Muslim Patients in Hospital

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GUIDANCE – Edition 1

The guidance aims to provide practical support to health care professionals and carers who provide care to Muslims patients in hospitals and similar settings DOWNLOAD 

LAUNCH VIDEO – End of Life & Palliative Care for Muslim Patients
https://youtu.be/SN3nwbEhwQo

For further queries please email the authors:

  • Dr Hina J Shahid on [email protected] for queries around clinical content and guidelines
  • Imam Mohammad Asad MBE on [email protected] for queries around spiritual care and pastoral support

For further information on collaborating, requiring further assistance or requesting a training session, please contact [email protected].

Link to download all available guidances:
https://www.giftformuslims.com/guidances-for-muslim-patients

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