Information for Services

About PCOC

Find out more about the Palliative Care Outcomes Collaboration

PCOC Workshops

Find out about PCOC workshops and future events

Toolkit for Services

The toolkit supports organisations and services to embed the PCOC program within their routine practice

Assessment Tools

Access information, definitions and education resources on the five clinical assessment tools


Download the PCOC assessment and episode forms for use in community, inpatient, and hospital consult settings

Patient Outcome Reports

Read about patient outcomes in palliative care in our bi-annual national, state and trends reports

PCOC Data Set

Find out more about the information PCOC collects

National Outcome Measures & Benchmarks

Learn more about the national outcome measures and benchmarks

Submitting data to PCOC

Everything you need to know about PCOC data submission

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

Answers to FAQs about PCOC generally, patient outcome reports and data quality reports


Review published evidence about PCOC including journal articles and reports

Benchmarking Workshops

Find out more about PCOC Benchmarking Workshops

  PCOC is a national palliative care project funded by the Australian Government Department of Health

Last reviewed: 15 November, 2017

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If you need further information contact PCOC on 02 4221 5092

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Palliative care and choices at end of life — recent media coverage and lecture

Information for patients about Australian palliative care

Key messages on Australian palliative care


Download the National Compendium Report

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NEW REPORT - Trends in patient outcomes: 2009-2016

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