Wominjeka and welcome to our webpage
Members of the Eastern Metro Palliative Care Consortium provide services on the traditional lands and waterways of the Wurundjeri people and offer our respect to their Elders, past and present.
National Palliative Care Week will be held from Sunday 24 May – Saturday 30 May.
National Reconciliation Week 2020: 27 May – 3 June. A special online event was held today. It is now available for viewing here.
Covid 19 Updates
Caresearch has developed a portal of information for clinicians and community on Providing guidance for Palliative Care and COVID-19.
COVID-19: Why palliative care matters! is the latest statement from Palliative Care Australia.
For people caring for and working in Aged Care, a regular bulletin is produced by DHHS. Readers can subscribe at agedcare.health.gov.au/AgedCareUpdates
The Cancer Council continues to provide support on 13 11 20 and provides information on Cancer and Covid on their website.
NEW ADVICE SERVICE for Palliative and End of Life Care 1800 360 000 is now available.
For more information about the work of Emrpcc click here
The Eastern Metro Palliative Care Consortium is one of eight regional palliative care consortia funded by the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).
It is an alliance of hospital based and community palliative care providers in the Eastern Metropolitan Region. Established in 2004, it is governed by a Consortium Management Group.
Eastern Health, Eastern Palliative Care and St. Vincent’s work together with NEMICS, EMPHN, Bolton Clarke, Fernlea,DHHS and private organisations.