Primary Care- Western Sydney

Western Sydney

 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 Clinical Care

  • COVID-19 Management  

 COVID-19 Impact and Recent Changes

  • COVID-19 Impact on Clinical Care

 Care Plans 

  • Advance Care Planning (ACP)  

Mental Capacity 

 Issuing a Medical Certificate of Cause of Death 

 Advance Care Planning (ACP)  

 Heart Failure  

 Motor Neurone Disease (MND)

 Parkinson's Disease

 New Palliative Care Patient

 Emergencies in Palliative Care

  • Acute Crises in Palliative Care
  • Bowel Obstruction in Palliative Care
  • Hypercalcaemia of Malignancy
  • Malignant Spinal Cord Compression
  • Raised Intracranial Pressure in Palliative Care
  • Superior Vena Cava Obstruction (SVCO) in Palliative Care
  • Terminal Haemorrhage in Palliative Care

 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
  • Diabetes in Palliative Care 
  • Delirium in Palliative Care 
  • Dyspnoea in Palliative Care Patients 
  • Hiccups in Palliative Care
  • Nausea and Vomiting in Palliative Care
  • Oral Care in Palliative Care
  • Pruritus (Itch) in Palliative Care
  • Pain Management in Palliative Care
    • Fentanyl Guide
  • Sleep Disturbances in Palliative Care
  • Sweating in Palliative Care
  • Weakness and Fatigue in Palliative Care

 Syringe Drivers

 Cancer Pain Management

  • Pain Assessment in Palliative Care – PQRST

 Terminal Phase Management  

 Care of the Family and Carers of Patients in the Last Days of Life  

 Caring for a Patient at Home in the Last Days of Life  

 Palliative Care Referrals

  • Palliative Care Specialised Assessment
  • Palliative Care Nursing
  • Palliative Care Advice
  • Palliative Care Support  
  • Paediatric Palliative Care


  • Very Severe / Palliative COPD


 Behavioural Disturbance in Older Persons

 Comprehensive Medical Assessment (CMA) for RACFs 

 Cognitive Impairment and Dementia  

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


 Depression in Older Persons

  • Antidepressants for Older Persons

 Elder Abuse and Neglect


 Medication Management and Polypharmacy in Older Persons

 Unexpected Deterioration in an Older Person

 Issuing a Medical Certificate of Cause of Death

 Organ and Tissue Donation

Page updated 12 October 2022