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A profile of patients receiving palliative care in Australia for January – June 2019

Report


Type Of Work


  • Report

Abstract


  • The Palliative Care Outcomes Collaboration (PCOC) is a national program that aims to improve the quality and outcomes of palliative care in Australia. This is achieved via a standardised clinical language that supports a national data collection. This report provides a high level profile of 24,564 patients who received palliative care during January to June 2019 and had their pain, symptom, family / carer and psychological / spiritual issues assessed as part of routine clinical care.

Publication Date


  • 2019

Citation


  • A. Connolly, S. Burns, S. Allingham, L. Foskett, S. Clapham & B. Daveson, A profile of patients receiving palliative care in Australia for January – June 2019 (Palliative Care Outcomes Collaboration, Australian Health Services Research Institute, University of Wollongong, 2019).

Place Of Publication


  • University of Wollongong

Type Of Work


  • Report

Abstract


  • The Palliative Care Outcomes Collaboration (PCOC) is a national program that aims to improve the quality and outcomes of palliative care in Australia. This is achieved via a standardised clinical language that supports a national data collection. This report provides a high level profile of 24,564 patients who received palliative care during January to June 2019 and had their pain, symptom, family / carer and psychological / spiritual issues assessed as part of routine clinical care.

Publication Date


  • 2019

Citation


  • A. Connolly, S. Burns, S. Allingham, L. Foskett, S. Clapham & B. Daveson, A profile of patients receiving palliative care in Australia for January – June 2019 (Palliative Care Outcomes Collaboration, Australian Health Services Research Institute, University of Wollongong, 2019).

Place Of Publication


  • University of Wollongong