Focus Topics

topic 1 | Activity 10: Standards of care

One of the principles of providing multidisciplinary care relates to ensuring standards of care are achieved and maintained. A key resource in the provision of end-of-life care is Palliative Care Australia (2018), National Palliative Care Standards.

  1. Review the Palliative Care Australia (2018), National Palliative Care Standards, and identify:
    • The standards that inform a multidisciplinary approach to care
    • How achievement of the standards can be monitored by the multidisciplinary care team.