Assisted dying: A care navigator explains her role in the process

Melanie Van Diemen is one of two care navigators to support both doctors and patients

This week, Australian Doctor is profiling those who will be involved in Victoria’s voluntary euthanasia scheme.

Melanie Van Diemen
Melanie Van Diemen.

Its launch on 19 June is a historic moment in Australian healthcare, and a vast ethical step for the medical profession.

Melanie Van Diemen is one of two statewide care navigators to support both doctors and patients.