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Specialist Palliative Care and Advance Care Planning Advisory Services

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GO ID:
GO1992
Agency:
Department of Health
Close Date & Time:
16-May-2019 2:00 pm (ACT Local Time)
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Primary Category:
231016 - Palliative Care
Publish Date:
4-Apr-2019
Location:
ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT, TAS
Selection Process:
Closed Non-Competitive

Description:

This Grant Opportunity is to continue and enhance the delivery of Specialist Palliative Care and Advance Care Planning Advisory Services, using innovative models, for aged care providers and GPs providing health care for recipients of aged care services from 2020-21 to 2022-23.
The objectives of the Specialist Palliative Care and Advance Care Planning Advisory Services are to:
*provide specialist palliative care and advance care planning advice to aged care providers and GPs providing health care for recipients of aged care services;
*improve linkages between aged care services and palliative care services;
*improve the palliative care skills and advance care planning expertise of aged care service staff and GPs providing health care for recipients of aged care services; and
*improve the quality of care for aged care recipients, prevent unnecessary hospital admissions and shorten hospital stays.
The intended outcomes of the grant opportunity are:
*the empowerment of GPs, aged care providers and other healthcare workers with knowledge of palliative care and advance care planning relevant to their situation;
*the creation of links between primary care, aged care and palliative care; and
*the provision of advice about palliative care, advance care planning and advance care directive resources, processes, legislation and accountabilities in the state or territory in which the aged care provider, GP or other healthcare worker is located.

Eligibility:

To be eligible to apply for this Grant Opportunity you must be the Queensland University of Technology and have received an invitation to apply from the Department.

Total Amount Available (AUD):
$15,900,000.00
Instructions for Application Submission:

 

Submit your completed application to Grant.ATM@health.gov.au by 2.00 pm Canberra Local Time Thursday 16 May 2019

 

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