End of Life Care

Two research papers released this week show how a citizen-driven ‘bottom-up’ approach led to the passing of Victoria’s new voluntary assisted dying laws, Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) Chief Executive Alison Verhoeven said today...

The majority of end-of-life care is provided in the community by general practitioners and other primary care services, whether they recognise end-of-life or not.

This Issues Brief from the Deeble Institute of Health Policy Research makes...

‘End-of-life care in Australia needs a rethink in order to improve it’, Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association Chief Executive Alison Verhoeven said today. Ms Verhoeven was responding to today’s release of an Improving end-of-life care in...

The conversation around better end of life care is gaining momentum in Australia and today the Deeble Institute for Health Policy Research is bringing together researchers, practitioners, policy makers and consumers to discuss how the health system...