Palliative Care Australia clarifies stance on assisted dying

After a 'long journey', CEO Rohan Greenland says it won't argue for or against

Australia’s peak palliative care body wants its neutrality on euthanasia to be “emphatic”, saying its previous stance on the issue was confusing.

Rohan Greenland
Palliative Care Australia CEO Rohan Greenland.

Palliative Care Australia says it has re-examined its position on voluntary assisted dying for the first time since 2016.

The palliative care sector has long been seen as opposed to any attempt to make voluntary