Primary Care- Sydney North

Sydney North

 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.

 COVID-19 Assessment and Management Pathways

  • COVID-19 Palliative Care
  • COVID-19 Management

 COVID-19 Impact on Clinical Care

 Ambulance Referrals from General Practice and Residential Facilities

 Advance Care Planning (ACP)  

 Issuing a Medical Certificate of Cause of Death

 Medical Care Guidance

 Heart Failure 

  • Advanced or End-stage Heart Failure 

 Advanced Kidney Disease 

 Parkinson's Disease

 New Palliative Care Patient

 Symptom Control in Palliative Care

  • Anxiety, Distress, and Agitation 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 
  • Retained Airway Secretions
  • Hiccups in Palliative Care
  • Nausea and Vomiting in Palliative Care 
  • Oral Care in Palliative Care
  • Pruritus (Itch) in Palliative Care
  • Sleep Disturbances in Palliative Care
  • Sweating in Palliative Care
  • Weakness and Fatigue in Palliative Care

 Pain in Palliative Care

  • Pain Assessment in Palliative Care – PQRST
  • Pain Management in Palliative Care
  • Pain Medications in Palliative Care
  • Opioid Conversion Guidelines

 Emergencies in Palliative Care

  • Raised Intracranial Pressure in Palliative Care
  • Spinal Cord Compression
  • Hypercalcaemia of Malignancy
  • Bowel Obstruction in Palliative Care
  • Management of Seizures in Palliative Care 

 Management of the Terminal Phase

  • Subcutaneous Fluid Administration in Palliative Care
  • Terminal Crises in an Imminently Dying Patient 
  • Caring for a Dying Patient at Home 

 Syringe Drivers

 Palliative Care Requests

  • Specialist Palliative Care Assessment
  • Palliative Care Nursing
  • Palliative Care Advice


  • Palliative Management of COPD

 Bereavement, Grief, and Loss 

 Before Entering Residential Aged Care  

 Behaviours and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD) 

 Carer Stress and Support  

 Cognitive Impairment and Dementia 


 Depression in Older Persons

  • Antidepressants for Older Persons

 Elder Abuse and Neglect 

 Falls Risk Assessment and Management

 Falls Prevention

  • Falls Prevention Screening
  • Falls - Formal Assessment

 Medication Management and Polypharmacy in Older Persons

 Unexpected Deterioration in an Older Person


  • Issuing a Medical Certification of Cause of Death

Page updated 12 October 2022