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Palliative Medicine Consultant - Silver Chain Community Palliative Care Service, Western Sydney (16/4/2019)

Silver Chain Community Palliative Care Service is inviting applications for a Palliative Medicine Consultant to work with our dedicated multidisciplinary team in our new community based palliative care service in Western Sydney. The position is available to commence as soon as negotiated.

Palliative Care Specialist - Wagga Wagga - Murrumbidgee Local Health District, NSW (16/4/2019)

Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) is seeking a Palliative Care Specialist who will provide a Specialist Medical service across the LHD, including direct clinical management, education for the specialist palliative care services to MLHD. The position will work closely with non-specialist providers of palliative and end of life care within these communities and facilities within LHD, to provide seamless palliative and end of life care; and to build capacity for end of life care. Applications close 10 May 2019.

Palliative Care Clinical Director and Senior Staff Specialist (permanent full time) - Metro North Health and Hospital Service, Brisbane (15/4/2019)

This is a new position in Palliative Care in Metro North HHS; it combines a clinical leadership role (0.5 FTE) with a clinical role (0.5 FTE), with a strong preference for a community clinical base. We are seeking a palliative care specialist who can: join an established team of palliative clinicians to lead palliative care service delivery and development across Metro North HHS; enable effective multidisciplinary clinician engagement across and beyond the MNHHS Palliative Care Service, including collaborative partnerships with internal and external stakeholders; provide expert, evidence-based care to palliative patients across community, outpatient and inpatient settings; and promote education, research and teaching in palliative care Applications close 6 May 2019.

ANZSPM Media Release - 10 April 2019 (10/4/2019)

Inequity in palliative care services highlighted by government committee

Consultant in Palliative Medicine / Palliative Medicine Physician (part time) Cabrini Health Melbourne (10/4/2019)

Cabrini Health is seeking a Consultant in Palliative Medince / Palliative Medicine Physician to join 3 other Consultants, 2 Advance Trainee's and a Basic Physician Trainee to lead and manage the delivery of evidenced based Palliative Medicine to patients and families across Cabrini Health. The Doctor will oversee the clinical service delivery to patients and families and also partake in clinical education, research and governance activities as directed by the Director of Palliative Medicine. Applications for this position close 29 April 2019.

AHPN 2019: Rosalie Shaw Travel Scholarship and AHPN Bursaries - deadline extended until 10 April! (3/4/2019)

The Asia Pacific Hospice Palliative Care Network (APHN) is inviting applications for the Rosalie Shaw Travel Scholarship and APHN Bursaries for delegates attending the 13th Asia Pacific Hospice Conference in 2019. The selection committee of APHN will shortlist one awardee for the scholarship and 20 awardees for the bursaries. All applicants will be considered for BOTH the Rosalie Shaw Travel Scholarship (RSTS) and APHN bursary. Deadline for application is 10 April 2019.