NSW Budget: $82.8 million budget boost for palliative care

We welcome the news of the NSW Health budget boost for palliative care and look forward to more detail of how the funds will be allocated. Essentially, the $82.8 million funding will provide: a workforce boost of up to 120 full time equivalent staff including additional nurses, allied health and medical staff; multidisciplinary care to [...]

By |2021-06-11T10:14:17+10:00June 11th, 2021|News|0 Comments

PCNSW welcomes $82.8M budget boost

Palliative Care NSW (PCNSW) welcomes the recent announcement by NSW Health on an $82.8 million dollar budget boost for palliative care. “This is terrific news” says Linda Hansen, CEO PCNSW.  “It’s rewarding to see the work we do to promote more support for palliative care and the commitment of our members, recognised with such substantial [...]

By |2021-06-10T15:31:40+10:00June 10th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Budget shows palliative care should be core business in aged care

Palliative Care Australia CEO Liz Callaghan welcomes the comprehensive palliative care in aged care measure announced in today’s Federal Budget. “The $32.8 million investment into specialist palliative care support in residential aged care is welcomed and supports PCA’s call that palliative care should be core business in aged care, however this is contingent on matched [...]

By |2018-05-09T15:31:34+10:00May 9th, 2018|News|0 Comments
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