ANZSPM Guidance Document on Palliative Sedation Therapy

ANZSPM has produced a new guidance document on Palliative Sedation Therapy.
Download2017 Palliative Sedation Therapy Guidance Document (PDF File - 262k)

Past Position Papers 


DownloadWorkforce Strategy: Meeting the Palliative Medical Needs of Patients in Australia 2011-2015 and beyond (PDF File - 183k)
Benchmark No. of Specialists in Palliative Medicine (PDF File - 232k)
Defining the meaning of the terms: Consultant Physician in Palliative Medicine and Palliative Medicine Specialist (PDF File - 42k)

Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide

DownloadANZSPM Position Statement (2013) on The Practice of Euthanasia & Assisted Suicide (PDF File - 289k)

ANZSPM's Clinical Indicator Working Group is developing a set of clinical indicators in various domains and is seeking feedback on the three clinical indicators in the domain of pain.

Quality End-of-Life Care

DownloadANZSPM Position Statement (2014) on Quality End-of-Life Care - Part 1 (PDF File - 321k)

Clinical Indicators for End of Life Care and Palliative Care

For more information contact Dr Rohan Vora,Chair, Clinical Indicator Working Group

DownloadDRAFT: Clinicial Indicators for End of Life Care and Palliative Care as at 25/10/2010 (PDF File - 395k)