Allied Health and Palliative Care

The allied health profession is essential to palliative care. See the Definition of Allied Health page on the Allied Health Professions Australia (AHPA) website for a definition of the allied health workforce and other information. 

Here, you can find out more about considerations for practice for allied health professionals working in palliative care, in the context of specific settings, and also about the various allied health disciplines' roles in palliative care.


Last updated 27 February 2017