Legal - Managing disputes about medical treatment decision-making

Managing Disputes About Medical Treatment Decision-Making

End of life decision-making can be challenging for everyone involved in a person’s care, and sometimes disagreements can arise. The factsheet in this section explores what legal and other avenues are available to manage conflict that arises in aged care about medical treatment decision-making. You will also find case studies, myth busters and other resources about the law in this area.


  • Training module

An online training module on this topic is available through the End of Life Law for Clinicians training program. To learn more about the training or to register visit the ELLC online training portal.


Page updated 11 February 2019