Advance Care Planning Australia (ACPA) is a national program funded by the Australian Government, helping Australians to make the best choices for their life and health care.
Delivering an extensive range of projects, ACPA increases advance care planning resources across health sectors and NGOs, improves workforce capability, produces information resources for diverse consumers and communities, and builds the evidence base. ACPA’s work is informed by national policy, strategy, frameworks and standards.
Visit https://www.advancecareplanning.org.au for more information.
Advance care planning is an essential part of providing patient-centred care in line with a person's goals, beliefs and preferences, especially in later life. This module covers the key aspects of creating an advance care plan, the selection of a substitute decision-maker, and the legal frameworks surrounding advance care plans.