Officially launched in 2010, and recently revised in 2014, these Guidelines are designed to support those who care for a palliative patient as part of their normal practice. This Second Edition of the Guidelines, provides easy flow-charts to guide decision making.
To download a copy please click here.
Hospice NZ has published this guide which can be downloaded via the following link:
Links & other websites
Dying2Learn about Palliative Care?
Dying2Learnis a FREE Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) that runs for five weeks. Anyone can sign up for the 2018 edition of the course, which starts 28 May. The course was developed by Care Search, an Australia-based ‘palliative care knowledge network.’ It is designed for the general public and directed at Australians, but is open to anyone. The goal is to build community awareness and foster social discussion about death and dying.
http://www.palliativecarebridge.com.au/index.htm for videos on palliative care issues
https://palliativedrugs.com/ for advice, discussion groups and support
Useful mindfulness websites and Apps