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  1. Palliative Care Services Boosted in WA

    10 October 2019

    Palliative Care WA congratulates the McGowan Government for releasing another significant injection of funds into the improved delivery of palliative care in Western Australia. We recognise this is a significant…

  2. CEO Roundtable August 2019

    26 September 2019

    In August Palliative Care WA hosted a CEO Roundtable with Hon Roger Cook, Minister for Health. Topics included the consumer awareness campaign for Advance Care Planning You only die once,…

  3. Palliative Care WA Misrepresented in Media

    14 August 2019

    Palliative Care WA is concerned about being misrepresented in an article published on 12 August in the Western Suburbs Weekly. Palliative Care WA recognises the diversity of views in the…

  4. National Palliative Care Awards – Closing 10 July

    20 June 2019

    Do you know an individual or team who is making a difference in palliative care? Why not acknowledge their work and nominate them for the National Palliative Care Awards? Palliative Care…

  5. Submission to Expert Panel on Voluntary Assisted Dying

    30 May 2019

    Palliative Care WA has been very active in providing opportunities for our sector and interested community members to discuss and debate the recommendations from the Joint Select Committee Report on…

  6. WA Palliative Care Awards and induction of honorary life member 2019

    30 May 2019

    Induction of Dr Douglas Bridge as a Honorary Life Member A highlight of the 2019 Awards Ceremony was the induction of Dr Douglas Bridge as an honorary life member of…

  7. Launch of Palliative Care WA Emerging Leaders Network

    30 May 2019

    Emerging Leaders Network We were delighted to launch the Emerging Leaders Network on at the Awards Dinner in May 2019 and hear from Samantha Bowen, who is on a mission to…

  8. E-News February 2019

    25 February 2019

    Welcome to our February 2019 E-News.  Included in this edition: Save the date for National Palliative Care Week activities including our inaugural Awards Dinner. Next quarterly forum:  12 March 2019, including…

  9. Aboriginal Health Worker wins Leadership and Innovation Award

    29 November 2018

    Congratulations to Kimika Lee of Broome, winner of the Horizon Power Leadership and Innovation Award at the recent WA Regional Achievement and Community Awards.  Kimika is an Aboriginal Health Worker,…

  10. Vale – Dr Douglas MacAdam

    29 November 2018

    We recognise the passing of Dr Douglas McAdam who was a pioneer of palliative care medicine in Western Australia.  Dr MacAdam died on 17 October. Douglas Macadam was a remarkable…