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Recent Media Releases
- Media release: Royal Commission: Palliative care is core business for aged care - 29 April 2021 pdf - 222 KB
- Media release: Reform in opioid regulation should not be at the expense of palliative care patients - 15 April 2021 pdf - 218 KB
- Media release: New video for health workers illustrates culturally safe advance care planning for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities - 25 March 2021 pdf - 248 KB
The recommendations of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety (The Commission) are aligned with, and a very strong endorsement of recommendations long held and advocated by the nation’s peak palliative care organisation, […]Read More
Palliative Care Australia (PCA), the nation’s peak body for palliative care, has today reiterated its support for reform of opioid regulation in Australia, but restated its position that any changes must not impact access to appropriate opioids for palliative care patients. The […]Read More
New video for health workers illustrates culturally safe advance care planning for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities25 March 2021
Encouraging conversations around end-of-life is challenging, but a new video, Discussing Choices – Indigenous Advance Care Plans – A Learning Resource featuring the Groote Eylandt community, has demonstrated that conducting culturally safe end-of-life discussions is […]Read More