April 2018. The End of Life Directions for Aged Care website has been launched. It provides practical and useful information for palliative care and advance care planning. Read more...
Independent health and treatment information about anticoagulant medicines written by Australian experts. This includes resources for consumers and health professionals.
A webpage about palliative care on the myagedcare website. The My Aged Care website helps people navigate the aged care system.
This course provides primary health care nurses with information in understanding and implementing a palliative approach and identifying where a palliative approach fits within the Advance Nursing Competencies.
April 2018. Australia’s inaugural Advance Care Planning Week begins on 16 April, encouraging people of all ages to prepare their personal end of life care plans, to give certainty to themselves and their families. Department of Health Media release.
The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) provides reliable, regular and relevant information and statistics on Australia's health and welfare. They have a webpage on palliative care data.
J Norelle Lickiss. Med J Aust 2003; 179 (6 Suppl): S14. An article about cultural considerations for end of life care.
Palliative Care Australia is the national peak body for palliative care.
Palliative care supports people with a life limiting illness and their families to live, die and grieve well. The website contains information for health professionals.