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Have you done an advance care plan?

NEWS: 1 Oct 2018, Advance Care Planning

Planning for her future care was the last thing on Wendy Betteridge’s mind, until a cardiac arrest 18 months ago forced her to change her thinking.

Changes to advance care planning website

NEWS: 13 Jun 2018, Advance Care Planning

The Health Quality & Safety Commission is coordinating the advance care planning (ACP) programme until the end of 2019, in partnership with district health boards.

Coming soon…South Island-wide electronic ACP

NEWS: 5 Dec 2016, Advance Care Planning

The five South Island DHBs have agreed to develop a single South Island-wide electronic advance care plan, meaning there will be one format for all ACPs available electronically anywhere in the South Island – one person, one plan, across five DHBs.

Campaign urges end of life planning

NEWS: 16 Apr 2014, Advance Care Planning

Christchurch father Peter Dixon, 56, who has chronic renal failure, talks about the peace of mind having an advance care plan has given him.

Why do so few people have a plan for the end of their life?

NEWS: 22 Mar 2016, Advance Care Planning

In this ABC Health Report Dr Norman Swan asks why so few of us have advance care plans and discusses the topic with intensive care specialist and advance care planning expert, Bill Sylvester from the University of Melbourne.

Are we getting better at preparing for our death?

NEWS: 8 Sep 2017, Advance Care Planning

Australian palliative care psychologist Kerrie Noonan talks to RNZ’s Kathryn Ryan about whether we’re getting better at preparing in advance for our deaths.

Advance care planning: Tammy's story

PUBLICATION: 1 Mar 2016, Advance Care Planning

Tammy Wells – ‘the Briscoes’ lady’ – talks about having conversations that count and how they are a gift for your family.

Advance Care Planning Day, 5 April 2018

NEWS: 21 Mar 2018, Advance Care Planning

Advance Care Planning Day is an opportunity for each region to connect with their communities to enhance the profile and knowledge of advance care planning.

Advance Care Plan 2010

PUBLICATION: 1 Mar 2010, Advance Care Planning

Old version of the Advance Care Planning Guide 2010, for reference only.

Advance care planning: Heather's story

PUBLICATION: 7 Feb 2017, Advance Care Planning

Dr Heather Roberston, Advance care planning clinical lead for Hauora Tairāwhiti, the district health board of Tairāwhiti, talks about how her serious car accident brought home the importance of sharing your ACP with loved ones.