Palliative care review underway

| 21 May 2018

Aged and community care providers are being asked to complete a survey to help the Department of Health understand the barriers to accessing palliative care for under-served population groups. These groups include people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or intersex (LGBTI), people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with a disability, people experiencing homelessness, veterans, refugees, prisoners and care leavers.

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Sophia Bolden

Communications Coordinator

Sophia Bolden is the Communications Coordinator at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.

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