End of Life law for clinicians – paediatrics

End of Life Law for clinicians is a free training program for medical practitioners, nurses and allied health professionals. New and updated modules include ‘Module 7 – Children and end of life decision-making’, and outcomes include learning how to: 

  • Identify who may make decisions for children about life-sustaining treatment
  • Explain when a competent child may be able to consent to or refuse their own treatment
  • Identify when emergency treatment can be provided to children without consent.

The module references the EOL Essentials Paediatric End-of-Life Care module