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Events February 6 2019

QLD Palliative Care Education Morning: Anticipatory Care

Date: Wednesday 6 February 2019 Venue: Royal Brisbane and Womens Children Hospital (RBWH) Education Centre Time: 7:00am – 8:30am State Webinar: 7:20am – 8:30am Topic: Anticipatory Care In 2019 Palliative Care Queensland (PCQ) and CPCRE will be […]

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Policy and Publications

Palliative Care Service Development Guidelines

Palliative Care Australia (PCA) has produced updated Palliative Care Service Development Guidelines which replace two previous guidelines: Palliative Care Service Provision in Australia: A Planning Guide; and A Guide to Palliative Care Service Development: A Population-Based Approach.

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Bassam’s Story

Bassam shares his story about being diagnosed with terminal cancer and his experience with palliative care. After being told the cancer was incurable, Bassam tried different medical trials to ease his pain and discomfort with no luck.

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Dying to Talk Discussion Starter

Use the Dying to Talk Discussion Starter to talk to your family and friends about your end-of-life wishes.

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Dementia and palliative care discussion paper

This discussion paper provides guidance for health professionals on palliative and end-of-life care for people with dementia and those who support them.

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Paediatric Palliative Care Resources

Our resources provide practical information about paediatric palliative care to families who have a child with a life-limiting illness, as well as the people who support them. Information is also available for health professionals to better support families and provide quality paediatric palliative care.

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National Palliative Care Week

What Matters Most?

National Palliative Care Week is an annual awareness raising week organised by Palliative Care Australia.

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