The Palliative Care District Group (PCDG) is focused on improving the provision of health services to people and their families/whānau through optimised service development and delivery processes.
Vision and Purpose
Vision: All people with life limiting conditions live well and die well irrespective of their condition or care setting
Purpose: The Palliative Care District Group (PCDG) is focused on improving the provision of health services to people and their families/whānau through optimised service development and delivery processes.
Allied- Pharmacist, home based services (Lavender Blue
Dr Simon Allan
|Aged Residential Care
|DHB Portfolio Manager
|Intersectoral - housing, MSD, community groups
|Palliative Care, Primary Care - district
||Dr Paul Cooper|
|Palliative Care, Secondary Care (eg Elder Health, Chronic Conditions, Cancer)
• Support the dissemination of the district-wide palliative care bereavement support guidelines
• Continue to develop a Quality Palliative Care Framework that includes quality standards and practices – Te Korowai O Rongo
• Support the integration of the Principles and guidance for the Last Days of Life; Te Ara Whakapiri into the district using a coordinated district-wide approach
• Support the advancement of an integrated specialist palliative care model for the district
Palliative Care Strategic Plan 2012-2017
Palliative Care Working Group Report: What do we know about people's experiences of palliative care in MidCentral DHB?
Palliative Care Bereavement Support Guidelines
Palliative Care Bereavement Support Guidelines Toolkit