Jul 13 2018

ACT Palliative Care services stretched to the limit

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ACT Palliative Care services stretched to the limit
End of life choices for dying Canberrans are being examined by an ACT Legislative Committee. The inquiry's heard Canberra Hospital's palliative care service is stretched to the limit with just four full-time specialists.
 
Staff at Clare Holland House are also reportedly under pressure to push dying patients in and out as quickly as possible.
 
The inquiry continues.
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