ACT Health: Proposed Voluntary Assisted Dying Implementation Taskforce

The HSU has received correspondence from ACT Health about a proposed structure for the Voluntary Assisted Dying (VAD) Implementation Taskforce.


The taskforce currently sits within the End of Life Policy Team. Under the next proposed phase, the taskforce will transition from policy development into implementation of VAD services following passage of legislation.


You can view the correspondence at the below links:



What do you think?


It’s important for union members to lead this discussion. How will this affect you? Please send your feedback on this proposal to [E-Mail not displayed] by Thursday 7 March using the subject ACT VAD Implementation Taskforce.


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Everyone affected by these changes needs to be a union member. Members deserve to have control over their working lives. Tell your colleagues now is the time to join.


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