What matters most?

May 19 marks the start of National Palliative Care Week, which shines a light on the importance of palliative care in reducing unnecessary suffering and distress experienced by terminally ill patients and their families. Palliative care refers to ‘person and family-centred care provided for a person with an active, progressive, advanced disease, who has little or noContinue reading “What matters most?”

What matters most in Palliative Care

To celebrate National Palliative Care Week, UTS Health sits down with Professor Deborah Parker, President-Elect of Palliative Care NSW, Chair of the Healthy Ageing Chapter of the Australian College of Nursing and Professor of Aged Care (Dementia) at UTS IMPACCT: Improving Palliative, Aged and Chronic Care through Clinical Research and Translation. Deborah is also co-leadContinue reading “What matters most in Palliative Care”