Major Education Initiatives

The Australian Government funds a range of national palliative care projects primarily focused on education, training, quality improvement and advance care planning. They are listed below. Information on educational components included in these projects against the whole of workforce framework will be added as it is provided by the projects.
 

ACP Talk

ACP Talk

ACPTalk has been funded by the Australian Government Department of Health and developed by Cabrini Health in consultation with healthcare professionals, religious and cultural leaders and organisations Australia wide.  ACPTalk is a website focussing on sensitive religious and cultural advance care planning, to support health ...
Advance Care Planning Australia

Advance Care Planning Australia

Designed for health professionals, care workers and the general public, this is an initiative of Austin Health supported by funding from the Australian Government. Advance Care Planning Australia is a national program that encourages people to consider their values, beliefs ...
AHHA

AHHA

The palliative care online training and information portal is funded by the Department of Health and developed by AHHA together with input from industry and other specialists. The training assists people providing frontline palliative care to aged persons in the community ...
CareSearch

CareSearch

CareSearch is a national program funded by the Australian Government Department of Health through the National Palliative Care Program to provide online access to evidence and evidence-based guidance on palliative care. The My Learning modules aim to demonstrate how to find relevant evidence …
caring@home project

caring@home Project

caring@home is funded by the Australian Government Department of Health to support people to be cared for and to die at home, if that is their choice. The caring@home education modules for registered nurses will support community-based services …
end-of-life Essentials

End-of-Life Essentials

The End-of-Life Essentials Project is funded by the Australian Government Department of Health to provide online education on health care at the end of life in acute hospitals for health professionals. The modules develop knowledge and skills to recognise end-of-life ...
 
End of life law for clinicians logo

End of Life Law for Clinicians

Funded through the Australian government National Palliative Care Program, the End of Life Law for Clinicians course aims to address current gaps in clinicians’ knowledge of end of life law. Each training module takes ...
PCC4U

PCC4U

The PCC4U project is a national palliative care project funded by the Australian Government Department of Health. PCC4U promotes the inclusion of palliative care education as an integral part of all medical, nursing, and allied ...
PCOC

PCOC palliative care outcomes collaboration

PCOC is a national palliative care project funded by the Australian Government Department of Health. PCOC enables palliative care services to embed standardised clinical assessment tools in to routine practice. PCOC captures clinically meaningful ...
PEPA

PEPA - Program of Experience in the Palliative Approach

The Program of Experience in the Palliative Approach (PEPA) forms part of the Palliative Care Education and Training Collaborative funded by the Australian Government Department of Health. PEPA empowers health professionals to deliver quality end-of-life ...
QuoCCA

QuoCCA - Quality of Care Collaborative Australia

The QuoCCA project activities have been made possible through funding from the Department of Health, Australia. The Quality of Care Collaborative Australia 2 (QuoCCA 2) continues the project work commenced in 2015-2017 to enhance the quality of paediatric palliative care ...
Talking End of Life

Talking End of Life

TEL is funded by the Australian Government Department of Health under the Public Health and Chronic Disease Grant Program to provide teaching resources for disability support professionals. Death is a part of life. Too often death is a taboo in our society, and people avoid talking ...
The Advance Project

The Advance Project

The Advance Project is a national program funded by the Australian Government Department of Health to support Australian general practices The Advance Project aims to enable better health care outcomes in Australian general practices through: enabling earlier consideration ...
Last updated  20 December 2018