Table 2

Special healthcare facilities or resources

Answer options*Response per centResponse count
A hospital wing52.212
A sick bay with 1 bed0.00
A sick bay with more than 1 bed4.31
Other special facility for care of seriously ill prisoners8.72
At least one nurse with palliative care training43.510
Visiting clinical nurse specialist in end-of-life care/palliative care65.215
Prisoner volunteer carers or ‘buddies’ allocated to dying prisoners30.47
Access to complementary therapies13.03
Special facilities for close relatives or friends of dying prisoners13.03
None of the above13.03
Answered question23
Skipped question8
  • *The total adds to more than 100%, as participants could provide more than one answer.