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

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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 4,181 patients who received palliative care in Western Australia during July to December 2018 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, T. Pidgeon, N. Joseph, L. Foskett, S. Clapham & B. Daveson, A profile of patients receiving palliative care in Western Australia for January – June 2019 (Palliative Care Outcomes Collaboration, Australian Health Services Research Institute, University of Wollongong, 2019).

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  • https://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2091&context=ahsri

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/ahsri/1044

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 4,181 patients who received palliative care in Western Australia during July to December 2018 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, T. Pidgeon, N. Joseph, L. Foskett, S. Clapham & B. Daveson, A profile of patients receiving palliative care in Western Australia for January – June 2019 (Palliative Care Outcomes Collaboration, Australian Health Services Research Institute, University of Wollongong, 2019).

Ro Full-text Url


  • https://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2091&context=ahsri

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/ahsri/1044

Place Of Publication


  • University of Wollongong