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National Palliative Care Week Launch at the Art Gallery of New South Wales

The NSW Health Minister the Hon. Brad Hazzard MP will be launching National Palliative Care Week on Sunday 20th May at 10am at the Art Gallery of NSW. Palliative Care NSW will be announcing an [...]

By | April 26th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Nepean and Blue Mountains 29th Annual Supportive and Palliative Care Conference

The Nepean and Blue Mountains Local Health District has a fabulous line up of speakers for their annual conference. This year the theme is all about shaping supportive and palliative care and it is being [...]

Aligning National Standards Governing End of Life Care

With an expectation that palliative care services respond to a growing requirement to meet the expectations of multiple sets of standards, the Agency for Clinical Innovation has mapped the requirements of 4 key standards and [...]

By | April 18th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Save the Date! Palliative Care Community Forum at Blacktown on 23rd May

23rd May 2018. Western Sydney LHD are holding a Palliative Care Community Forum at the Blacktown Workers Club on the 23rd May 2018. This year's theme includes discussions around end of life planning and advance [...]

By | April 18th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Dementia in prisons: studying better care practices in custody

Researchers in NSW are seeking help to identify how to better support older prisoners suffering dementia. The study will ask practitioners who work with or come into contact with older prisoners for their opinion on [...]

By | April 13th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

The sound of the Arts as Patient Experience

Patient Experience Symposium 2018, Sydney, 9th & 10th April. At the opening of the Patient Experience Symposium today Vic McEwan from the artist-led Cad Factory spoke about his work in expressing the patient experience through [...]

By | April 9th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments