ELDAC - Information and Services - Provide Palliative Care

Provide Palliative Care

Deliver best-practice palliative care

  •  Carer Information: contains resources you can give to carers and families to help them care for someone with a life-limiting illness.
  •  How to Guide: walks you through the steps to deliver best-practice care, including online training for health professionals.
  •  Forms and Templates: provides standardised paperwork, checklists and templates to care for people living with a life-limiting illness.
Provide Palliative Care - ELDAC Care Model
  • Patient/Carer Information
  • How to Guide
  • Forms and Templates
CarerHelp website
CarerHelp is funded by the Australian Government Department of Health. It aims to empower family carers who provide care to someone with a terminal illness.
Caring@Home website
Caring@Home aims to improve the quality of palliative care service delivery across Australia by developing resources that will support people to be cared for and to die at home, if that is their choice.
End-of-Life Essentials

Planning End of Life Care - Goals of Care
Learn about the importance of negotiating goals of care with patients and families, and why this matters in end of life care


NSW Health

Guidelines for End of Life Care and Decision-Making
Sets out a process for reaching end of life decisions

http://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/GL2005_057.pdf (312kb pdf)

Primary Health Tasmania

Deprescribing Resources
Provide a variety of guidance documents to support deprescribing of medicines


The Peninsula Model Alliances

Caring Passport
Provides health care professionals with personal information to inform the care of the person with dementia, when in an aged care setting or another care environment

http://www.peninsulamodel.org.au/sites/default/files/media/Caring%20passport%203June2014.pdf (244kb pdf)

Page updated 11 May 2020