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Since July 2016, the advance care planning (ACP) programme has been coordinated by the Health Quality & Safety Commission.

ACP chatThe Commission’s work plan is developed with district health boards (DHBs) and others, and includes implementation support, promotion, monitoring and evaluation and resource development.

Download the five-year strategy for advance care planning below.

The national programme supports advance care planning services in DHBs. The process for recording and sharing advance care plans is different in each DHB. You can find your local advance care planning contact using the interactive map.

Contact us

acp@hqsc.govt.nz

Last updated 05/02/2021