From Palliative Care Australia Stories about living, dying and Palliative Care
7 October 2016
Katrina Recoche was a palliative care nurse when she first became interested in homelessness about 20 years ago. Now a senior lecturer at Monash University’s school of nursing and midwifery, her key research interest is palliative care access for people who are homeless or disenfranchised.
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