Jenny Banasik, Independent Health Care Service & Helen Jarman, Hospice at Home
It’s supposed to be about the client, isn’t it? How collaboration empowers clients.
Outline of Presentation:
The workshop will provide an overview of Independent Health Care Service working cooperatively and collaboratively with Hospice at Home to ensure that its Home Care Package program clients are empowered to make decisions about the end of life care they wish to receive.
The presentation will discuss positive outcomes, challenges, workforce issues and recommendation for the future with direct references to the Aged Care Sector Statement of Principles for Approach to Partnership (2015, Department of Social Services) and the model of Consumer Directed Care.