Accreditation Essentials

Most people in Australia will visit an acute hospital in their last year of life. Many of them will die in hospital.

End-of-Life care is important for all and is now part of the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards (NSQHS) 2nd Edition (2MB pdf).



End-of-Life Essentials has developed the following resources to assist hospital executives, safety and quality managers and clinicians responsible for accreditation with implementing the six end-of-life care actions in the Comprehensive Care Standard.

Meeting Comprehensive Care Standard End-of-Life Care Actions

National Hospital Accreditation Database

The EOLE database allows us to contact you in a timely manner sharing tips and resources relating to care of the dying in your hospital. Upon registration a welcome pack will be sent to you as a thank you.

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