Primary Care - Mid and North Coast

Mid and North Coast

 Indicates HealthPathways that have not been localised.

Indicates HealthPathways that contain information specific to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People.

Indicates HealthPathways that specific to people from culturally and linguistically diverse communities.

 Acute Respiratory Infections (COVID-19 and Influenza) in Residential Aged Care

 Ambulance Referrals from General Practice and Residential Facilities 

 Advance Care Planning (ACP)  

 Heart Failure 

  • Advanced or End-stage Heart Failure 

 Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease - Symptom Management 

 Motor Neurone Disease (MND)

 Parkinson's Disease

 New Palliative Care Patient

  • Hospital in the Home

 Symptom Control in Palliative Care

  • Cachexia and anorexia in palliative care
  • Constipation in Palliative Care Patients
  • Cough in Palliative Care
  • Delirium in Palliative Care 
  • Diabetes in Palliative Care 
  • Dyspnoea in Palliative Care Patients 
  • Hiccups in Palliative Care
  • Hypercalcaemia of Malignancy
  • Nausea and Vomiting in Palliative Care
  • Oral Care in Palliative Care
  • Pruritus (Itch) in Palliative Care
  • Retained Airway Secretions
  • Sleep Disturbances in Palliative Care
  • Sweating in Palliative Care
  • Weakness and Fatigue in Palliative Care

 Pain Management in Palliative Care

  • Opioid Conversion Guidelines

 Management of the Terminal Phase

 GP Palliative Care Resources

 Palliative Care Referrals

  • Specialist Palliative Care
  • Paediatric Care Advice
  • Paediatric Inpatient Palliative Care
  • NSW Ambulance Authorised Care Plans


  • End-stage/Palliative COPD Management

 Bereavement, Grief, and Loss 

 Before Entering a Residential Aged Care Facility (RACF) 


 Dementia and Cognitive Impairment 

  • 5 Minute Neurological Exam for Patients with Possible Dementia
  • Medications for Dementia
  • Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD)

 Depression in Older People

  • Medications for Depression in Older People

 Abuse and Neglect of Older People 

 Falls Risk Assessment and Management

 Frailty in Older Adults

 Medication Management Services

 Unexpected Deterioration in an Older Person

 Certificate of Death

 Organ and Tissue Donation

Page updated 10 October 2022