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Best practice for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Care

Under the theme – Voice. Treaty. Truth. Let’s work together for a shared future – NAIDOC Week 2019 will be held nationally from Sunday 7 July and continue through to Sunday 14 July. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are under-represented in palliative and end-of-life services. Quality care at end of life can only be achieved [...]

By |2019-07-09T12:03:41+11:00July 9th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Cultural Considerations are everyone’s business

Keeping cultural considerations in mind is important when providing supportive and palliative care. Health Service Providers need to create respectful and sensitive interactions between people to ensure the best end of life care. According to the Program of Experience in the Palliative Approach (PEPA), this is especially important when it comes to Aboriginal and Torres [...]

By |2017-06-29T12:50:50+11:00June 29th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Supporting palliative care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are underrepresented in palliative and end of life care services and in order to improve access to quality care we need to implement strategies that accommodate their spiritual and cultural beliefs. With this in mind, Caresearch has launched the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Care Hub to help create equity [...]

By |2017-06-23T17:11:17+11:00June 23rd, 2017|News|0 Comments