Advance Care Planning Webinars

New advance care planning laws - communicating your future healthcare decisions

Presented on 21 February 2017

  • What is advance care planning and why is it important?
  • The role of law in advance care planning
  • Advance care planning options
  • Key changes to advance care planning documents, including the introduction of new binding instructional directives and values directives.
  • What the new law means for people responsible for making medical decisions for family members or loved ones who can no longer make their own decisions.
  • How people can use the new law to best ensure that their future medical treatment is guided by their own preferences and values
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  • Download the online Q&A responses


Contemplating and communicating your future healthcare wishes

Presented on 20 April 2015

  • What is advance care planning and why is it important?
  • The role of law in advance care planning
  • Advance care planning options
  • Appointing a substitute decision-maker
  • Recording your wishes in writing, including Refusal of Treatment Certificates and other advance care directives
  • Download the presentation slides

Updated: 02 Mar, 2017