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Advance Care Planning Workshop - Hobart

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This workshop is sold out. Please send an email to if you wish to be put on the waiting list.

Australia’s population is ageing and advance care planning is becoming a greater priority.

Presented by Advance Care Planning Australia, the Department of Health and Palliative Care Tasmania, this practical workshop will be run by experienced advance care planning facilitators. The topics covered include the benefits of advance care planning, medical decision-making, the role of the substitute decision-maker, legal implications and hands-on training in leading advance care planning conversations.

The event is recommended for health professionals including doctors, nurses, social workers, allied health staff and care workers. The training is relevant to those working in acute health services, aged care, primary care, and palliative care.



Venue: Rydges Hobart, Corner of Argyle and Lewis Street, North Hobart TAS 7002.

Parking: Complimentary on-site parking available.

Date: Monday 18 March 2019, 9:00am - 3:30pm.

Cost: Early bird tickets $85, available until Friday 1 March 2019. Regular ticket $95 (inclusive of GST). Places are limited, early registration recommended. Morning tea and lunch included in ticket price.

Certificates: Certificates of attendance will be provided.

Flyer: See flyer here.

Register on Eventbrite here.

Registration closes 11 March 2019 at 9pm AEST.

Registration and payment is by credit card unless requested otherwise. You will receive a registration confirmation email indicating that your registration is finalised.

Refunds will be considered in the case of illness or personal circumstances when requested five full business days before the event. Please note, a colleague is welcome to attend in your place. All refund requests need to be received in writing to

Registration and payment is by credit card unless requested otherwise.