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    Advance Care Planning Australia and Decision Assist conference appearances

    The Advance Care Planning Australia and Decision Assist teams will be exhibiting or presenting at the following conferences.

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    Palliative Care Australia and Decision Assist announce aged care scholarships

    New Scholarships to assist aged care workforce to learn about palliative care announced by Palliative Care Australia and Decision Assist.

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    palliAGED smartphone apps reach milestone

    CareSearch has undertaken an evaluation study of the palliAGEDapps. An online survey was developed to investigate the attitudes of GPs and other specialist physicians toward the use of the palliAGEDgp app.

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    New advance care planning learning modules for aged care workers and health professionals

    Decision Assist and Advance Care Planning Australia (ACPA) have a brand new integrated online learning space with up-to-date resources and training tools to support best practice in advance care planning.

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    Applications for the National Advance Care Planning Prevalence Study open to general practices nationally

    The National Advance Care Planning Prevalence Study is underway, but applications from general practices may still be considered.

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    Advanced care planning in primary care free education sessions (WA)

    Decision Assist in partnership with Cancer Council WA is offering a series of free education sessions which will improve the knowledge, skills and confidence of those working in primary care to initiate advance care conversations.

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    Advance care planning workshop for health and care workers (VIC)

    Our one day workshop in November will improve your skills and confidence in these important conversations.

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