Key priority area

Provide systems and services that support rapid access to palliative care when needed for people with pancreatic cancer

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.


Establish standardised care pathway for rapid access to palliative care


Short term

  • Identify current status and gaps in access to palliative care support

  • Design or adapt and test standardised care pathway incorporating rapid access models to palliative care

Medium term

  • Implement standardised care pathway in alignment with the National Palliative Care Strategy