Care plans, clinical tools, guidelines and pathways

This page contains information about clinical resources relevant to the delivery of care at the end of life for use within Queensland. This information accompanies the Queensland Health Care at End of Life resources.

Each guideline has a statewide remit. Each facility or Hospital and Health Service has guidelines, procedures and policies—please check with local service providers for more information.

Care plans

For children


For children

Clinical tools and pathways
Telephone support services for clinicians
My Health Record

Phone: 1800 723 471

Office of Advance Care Planning

Phone: 1300 007 227 

Office of the Public Guardian

Phone: 1300 753 624 – hotline for health professionals requiring health care consent (Mon-Fri 7am-7pm and Sat/Sun 9am-5pm)

Paediatric Palliative Care Service

Phone: 1800 249 648 - toll free 24/7 palliative care support and advice hotline


Phone: 1300 PALLDR (1300 725 537) – 24/7 hotline for prescribers (General Practitioners and Nurse Practitioners) 
Phone: 1300 PALLCR (1300 725 527) – 24/7 hotline for Nurses and Allied Health Professionals 

The Public Trustee

Phone: 1300 360 044

Other resources

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Last updated: 15 July 2020