Key priority area

Improve capacity and capability of palliative care nurses and GPs in the provision of pancreatic cancer care particularly in regional areas

Strategies and activities

Each key priority area has supporting strategies and associated activities for implementation in the short, medium or long term that have been identified to achieve the priority. Click on the strategies below to explore these in more detail.


Promote health professional awareness of palliative care tools and resources for pancreatic cancer


Short term

  • Promote awareness of existing tools and resources in palliative care


Educate health professionals on best-practice care


Establish linkages between primary health professionals and palliative care specialists