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About Palliative Care

There are many palliative care resources and websites, this page provides Australian information and links. The Team at Palliative Care Victoria are able to provide information to meet specific requirements on request.
Useful Resources

There are a range of useful resources available which can be downloaded or ordered to provide to patients that you care for.

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This website provides aged care staff, GPs, nurses and families with palliative care and end-of-life guidance, including practice tools and resources.

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Paediatric Palliative Care Resources

This website provides practical information about paediatric palliative care to families who have a child with a life-limiting illness, as well as the people who support them. 

Information is also available for health professionals to better support families and provide quality paediatric palliative care.

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Introduction about palliative care for health professionals

An introduction to palliative care for health professionals by Associate Professor Brian Le, a Palliative Care Physician and Medical Oncologist. He is Director of Palliative Care at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. 

Duration 13:32 minutes

The role of the specialist palliative care team

This podcast aims to provide health professionals with a good understanding of the role of the specialist palliative care team.

Dr Jane Fischer is a palliative care specialist with more than 25 years experience in palliative care. She is the former CEO and Medical Director at Calvary Health Care Bethlehem in Melbourne.

Duration 9 mins