Topic

Supporting palliative care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities.

Content

A suite of eLearning modules explores the aspects of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history and culture relevant to the palliative and end-of-life care journey, and the commonly practiced cultural protocols associated with returning to spirit (death and dying).

Topics

  • Module 1: Introduction to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander palliative care and cultural practice
  • Module 2: Safe communication
  • Module 3: Supporting Choices at End-of-Life
  • Module 4: Strengthening partnerships
  • Module 5: Community engagement

Depth

Basic

Target audience

Health professionals and palliative care providers

Authors

Australian General Practice Accreditation Limited (AGPAL)

Comments

Australian General Practice Accreditation Limited (AGPAL), in partnership with Palliative Care South Australia was funded by the Federal Department of Health to co-develop a suite of tailored education and training materials to support cultural safety within palliative care services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Registration required

Yes

Payment required

No

Student support

No

Certificate

No

Country of origin

Australia

Web address

https://gwandalanpalliativecare.com.au/

Last updated 13 August 2021