Queensland Health’s Voluntary Assisted Dying – Final statewide information session before 1 January 2023

2022tue13dec12:00 pmtue1:00 pmQueensland Health’s Voluntary Assisted Dying – Final statewide information session before 1 January 2023

Event Details

Queensland Health’s Voluntary Assisted Dying Unit is running a number of information sessions ahead of 1 January 2023. Voluntary assisted dying gives people who are suffering and dying, and who meet eligibility criteria, the option of requesting medical assistance to end their lives. It will be available to eligible Queenslanders from 1 January 2023.Register to join a session 

Topic

Details

Information session for aged care providers

Date: Tuesday 15 November Time: 12pm (midday)-1pmLocation: Teams liveFind out more and register

Information session for aged care workers

Date: Wednesday 16 NovemberTime: 12pm (midday)-12.30pmLocation: Teams liveFind out more and register

Lunch and Learn series: How to become an authorised voluntary assisted dying practitioner

Date: Thursday 17 NovemberTime: 12.30pm-1pmLocation: Teams liveFind out more and register

Lunch and Learn series: How to discuss voluntary assisted dying with people including –

  • initiating a discussion
  • responding to questions
  • responding to a first request
  • discussing voluntary assisted dying with people who are ineligible.

Date: Thursday 24 November Time: 12.30pm-1pmLocation: Teams liveFind out more and register

Information session on supporting Aboriginal peoples and Torres Strait Islander peoples

Date: Monday 28 November Time: 12pm (midday)-1pmLocation: Teams liveFind out more and register

Information session for organisations that support consumers

Date: Wednesday 1 December Time: 12pm (midday)-1pmLocation: Teams liveFind out more and register

Lunch and Learn series: How to get support as a healthcare worker involved in voluntary assisted dying, including:

  • QVAD-Support and Pharmacy Service
  • community of practice
  • healthcare worker support and wellbeing framework.

Date: Thursday 8  December Time: 12.30pm (midday)-1pmLocation: Teams liveFind out more and register

Final statewide information session before 1 January 2023

Date: Tuesday 13 DecemberTime: 12pm (midday)-1pmLocation: Teams liveFind out more and register

A recording will be made available on the Queensland Health website.You can view the previous webinars on the Queensland Health website.Email the Queensland Health Voluntary Assisted Dying Unit for more information, or to ask a question in advance.

Time

(Tuesday) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Location

Online

Acknowledgement

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