Primary Care - Western Victoria

Western Victoria

 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

  • COVID-19 Positive Community Care and Treatment
  • COVID-19 Aged Residential Care Assessment and Management
  • COVID-19 Palliative Care

 Advance Care Planning (ACP) 

  • ACP Important Terms
  • Advance Care Planning Support

 Issuing a Medical Certificate of Cause of Death (MCCD)


 Advance Care Planning (ACP) 

  • ACP Important Terms
  • Advance Care Planning Support

 Heart Failure 

  • Advanced or End-stage Heart Failure

 Chronic Kidney Disease 

 Motor Neurone Disease (MND)

 Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

 Parkinson's Disease

 Brain Tumours

 Cancer Survivorship Care

 Cancer of Unknown Primary 

 Ovarian Cancer

  • Ovarian Cancer - Established 

 Pancreatic Cancer

 Prostate Cancer

  • Prostate Cancer - Established 

 Bowel Obstruction in Palliative Care

 Caring for a Dying Patient in a RACF

 Family and Carers in the Last Days of Life

 Hypercalcaemia of Malignancy

 Identify Patients with Palliative Care Needs

 Cardiac Devices in Palliative Care

 Malignant Spinal Cord Compression

 Management of Seizures in Palliative Care

 Palliative Care Pain Management

 Palliative Care Pain Medications

 Symptom Management in Palliative Care

  • Anxiety, Distress and Agitation
  • Constipation in Palliative Care Patients
  • Corticosteroids for Cancer Symptoms in Palliative Care
  • Cough in Palliative Care
  • Delirium in Palliative Care 
  • Diabetes Mellitus in Palliative Care 
  • Dyspnoea in Palliative Care Patients 
  • Hiccups in Palliative Care
  • Nausea and Vomiting in Palliative Care
  • Oral Care in Palliative Care
  • Pain Management in Palliative Care
  • Pruritus (Itch) in Palliative Care
  • Retained Airways Secretions (Death Rattle)
  • Sleep Disturbances in Palliative Care

 Syringe Drivers

 Terminal Haemorrhage in Palliative Care

 Terminal Phase Management

 Voluntary Assisted Dying (VAD)

 Referral to Palliative Care Services

  • Palliative Care Specialist Assessment
  • Nurse-led Palliative Care


  • Advanced or End-stage COPD

 Lung Cancer - established 

 Before Entering a Residential Aged Care Facility (RACF) 

 Behavioural Disorders in Older Adults  

 Carer Stress  

 Cognitive Impairment and Dementia 

 Depression in Older Adults 

  • Antidepressants for Older Adults

 Elder Abuse and Neglect 

 Falls Prevention and Assessment 

 Medication Management Review 

  • Dose Administration Aids

 Unexpected Deterioration in an Older Adult

Page updated 4 October 2022