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2015
Publication, report or update

The Consensus Statement describes 10 essential elements for the provision of end-of-life care in settings where acute care is provided.

2017
Publication, report or update

The Consensus Statement describes eight essential elements for prompt and reliable recognition of, and response to, physiological deterioration of patients in acute healthcare facilities in Australia.

2012
Guide, user guide or guidelines
2013
Publication, report or update

The purpose of this background paper was to present a précis of the policy and clinical framework for end-of-life care within the Australian acute healthcare setting and as interpreted by consumers, clinicians and policy makers in 2013.

2016
Publication, report or update

This report details the process of testing the tools that helped form the end-of-life care audit toolkit.

2018
Guide, user guide or guidelines

This analysis plan is designed to assist sites who have undertaken the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care’s end-of-life care audit and clinician surveys.

2018
Publication, report or update

The end-of-life care audit tool was developed to give hospitals the ability to compile data associated with the delivery of end-of-life care in a manageable and uniform way. Having the capacity to collect and analyse this data allows hospitals to review how care is being delivered and identify opportunities for better alignment with the Consensus Statement, and improvement of end-of-life care in general.

2016
Publication, report or update

The Commission engaged the Centre for Health Service Development based at the University of Wollongong to perform a rapid review of the literature to identify existing work and inform the development of indicators to measure the safety and quality of end-of-life care in acute hospital settings.

2016
Publication, report or update

The Commission engaged the Centre for Health Service Development based at the University of Wollongong to perform a rapid review of the literature to identify existing work and inform the development of indicators to measure the safety and quality of end-of-life care in acute hospital settings.

2016
Publication, report or update

The Commission engaged the Centre for Health Service Development based at the University of Wollongong to perform a literature to identify existing work and inform the development of indicators to measure the safety and quality of end-of-life care in acute hospital settings.

2017
Guide, user guide or guidelines
2018
Guide, user guide or guidelines

The Commission has identified a set of six essential elements for comprehensive care delivery, which represent different stages or processes that a patient may experience when clinical care is delivered.

2015
Guide, user guide or guidelines

The purpose of this guide is to provide practical guidance for managers and practitioners responsible for credentialing, and for determining and managing, a health practitioner’s scope of clinical practice. This is an ancillary guide only. It does not replace or supersede state, territory or organisational policies on credentialing.

2018
Publication, report or update

Identifying patients who may be at risk of harm, and mitigating the risks for those patients is a core part of comprehensive care planning and treatment.